CNR Junior Katie Ward Receives $2,000 Fire Science Scholarship

Tuesday, April 26 2011


Katie Ward, a junior majoring in fire ecology and management, forest resources, and international studies, received a $2,000 scholarship from the Interior West Fire Council. CNR alumnus Mike Behrens, fire management officer on the Idaho Panhandle National Forest, presented Ward with the check on April 15 after a presentation by the Student Association for Fire Ecology, of which Ward is a member. Ward was recognized for her leadership and contributions to fire ecology and management.