A monetary award of $500 can be used to support travel to a professional scientific meeting. An applicant may apply for the award to attend the Annual Meeting of the American Phytopathological Society or another meeting that relates to the student's research project. Eligible applicants must currently be enrolled in a graduate program within the Potomac Division or be conducting their thesis research at a research facility within the Division.
A complete application will include the following:
All application materials must be e-mailed as one .pdf file to the current Vice President of the Potomac Division.
West Virginia University
USDA, Fort Detrick
University of Delaware
University of Maryland
University of West Virginia
Sandra K. Walker