There are many who would like to support and continue the research and education efforts of Alex Shigo. Dr. Shigo believed in learning about trees from the inside and outside with consideration and appreciation of how they live, grow and use energy, their environment, and proper care. To further the education of students of all ages and stages, the following scholarships are being established. Please contact these organizations if you would like to make a contribution or application.

Paul Smith’s College – Paul Smiths, NY
Contact: Hillarie Logan-Dechene, Vice President for Institutional Advancement
PO Box 265
Paul Smiths, NY 12970
For memorial contributions or scholarship applications, please contact the Forestry Department.

Waynesburg College – Waynesburg, PA
Contact: Karen Elliott Galentine, Director of Development Waynesburg College
51 West College Street
Waynesburg, PA 15370
For online memorial contributions in the name of Alex Shigo, go to Give Online. Gifts may be made to the Biology Department or to the General Fund. For scholarship applications, contact the Biology Department directly.