Status: The 2015 application process is now open.Deadline: Applications must be submitted, per instructions below, by October 31, 2014Award Amount: Up to $1,000Notification: Applicants will be notified in November 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 2015 APS Caribbean Division Meeting, the APS Annual Meeting, or any other plant pathology-related meeting in Latin America that an applicant wishes to attend.
The application process is open for one competitive French-Monar Latin American Award. 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 Dr. Raymond Martyn firstname.lastname@example.org by October 31, 2014. Applicants will be notified of the award decision in November 2014.
Please contact Dr. Raymond Martyn at (765) 494-4645 or email@example.com