Status: The 2015 application process is now CLOSED.Deadline: Application deadline is February 13, 2015Award Amount: Up to four awards of $500 each.Notification: Applicants will be notified in March of the award results.
This symposium is designed to acknowledge the new faces shaping the future of nematology. We encourage nominations of scientists in the early stages of their careers (within 10 years of graduation, including post-docs) that are forward thinkers and are perceived to be the future leaders in the field of nematology. Speakers must be APS members.
Applications must include:
Applications should be submitted as a single-merged PDF document to Kimberly Cochran at firstname.lastname@example.org via e-mail by 5 p.m. (CST) February 13, 2015. Speakers will be chosen by a selection committee composed of prominent nematologists and members of the Early Career Professionals Committee.
Funding for this award was generously provided by Milt and Nancy Schroth through the APS Foundation. Milt Schroth is an internationally known expert on bacterial diseases, systematics, and biocontrol who retired from the University of California-Berkeley in 1994.