Status: The 2014 application process is now CLOSED.Deadline: Applications must be submitted, per instructions below, by March 30, 2014Award Amount: One award of up to $1,000 to be given in 2014.Notification: Applicants will be notified by mid April 2014 of the award results.
The French-Monar Latin American Fund was established by Edward R. French and Delia Monar French in August 2001.
This year the funding will be used to support travel costs for an awardee to attend the 2014 APS Caribbean Division Meeting (joint with the Caribbean Food Crop Society), the APS-CPS Joint Meeting, or other meetings held in conjunction with APS that an applicant wishes to attend.
The application process is open for one competitive French-Monar Latin American Award of up to $1,000 to be given in 2014. Graduate students and early career plant pathologists living in Latin American countries are eligible. Applicants must have obtained their highest degree as an ingeniero, agronomo or equivalent, or an advanced degree, obtained within in the last 10 years. The main criterion for the award is the professional promise of student applicants and the apparent productivity of early career applicants.
Applications must be in English and submitted as one PDF file with the following:
Applications will be evaluated by a member review team composed of APS Foundation Board Members. Send all required materials as outlined in this description as one PDF file via e-mail to Tim Murray (firstname.lastname@example.org) by March 30, 2014. Applicants will be notified of the award decision by April 18, 2014.
Please contact Dr. Murray at +1.509.335.7515 or email@example.com