Minigrants of $500 are awarded by the Natural Area Advisory Committee to University of Florida students or UF student groups who wish to undertake projects that enhance the information infrastructure of the Natural Area Teaching Laboratory or will improve access to what is already known.

We are currently accepting applications for the 2018 Minigrant Program - the application can be found here. Please send completed applications to the NATL Operations Committee

2017 Minigrant Program

Past programs

2016 Minigrant Program

2015 Minigrant Program

For our 2014-15 minigrant cycle, additional funds were provided to allow four minigrant projects to take place.

2014 Minigrant Program

Scientific name Common name
Actias luna Luna moth
Anteraea polyphemus Polyphemus moth
Asterocampa celtis Hackberry Emperor
Atlides halesus Great Purple Hairstreak
Automeris io Io moth
Danaus plexippus Monarch
Eurema daira Barred Yellow
Heraclides cresphontes Giant Swallowtail
Hermeuptychia hermes Carolina Satyr
Hyles lineata White-lined sphinx
Junonia coenia Common Buckeye
Limenitis archippus Viceroy
Manduca rustica Rustic sphinx
Megisto cymela Little Wood Satyr
Parhassius m-album White M Hairstreak
Phoebis philea Orange Barred Sulphur
Phoebis sennae Cloudless Sulphur
Phyciodes phaon Phaon or Mat Plant Crescent
Polygonia interrogationis Question Mark
Pterourus palamedes Laurel or Palamedes Swallowtail
Strymon melinus Grey Hairstreak
Urbanus proteus Long-Tailed Skipper, Bean Leafroller
Urbanus dorantes Brown Long-Tailed or Dorantes Skipper
Utetheisa ornatrix Bella moth

2013 Minigrant Program

2012 Minigrant Program

2009-10 Minigrant Program

2009 Minigrant Program

2007 Minigrant Program

2004 Minigrant Program