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​Apply for Foundation Funding

Several dozen funds from the APS Foundation’s portfolio provide financial support to APS members through the following awards and fellowships. These opportunities support students and student programs, the development of young scientists, the society's international activities, early career fellowships and workshops, and programs of special interest to the contributor.

  

Deadline: December 31, 2019​

Books for the World Award
Helps scientists, educators, extension personnel, and other agriculturalists in developing countries acquire educational materials from APS PRESS.
APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

Browning Plant Medicine and Health Travel Award
Supports travel of a student in a Doctor of Plant Medicine, Doctor of Plant Health, and similar programs to attend a professional society meeting in any of the plant health and plant protection disciplines.
APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

Frank L. Howard Undergraduate Fellowship
Provides support to undergraduate research projects in plant pathology.
APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

French-Monar Latin American Award
Provides support for a Latin American plant pathologist to attend an annual meeting of APS, publish in journals, or pay for APS membership.
APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

Mathre Education Endowment Award
Provides support to plant pathology education and outreach programs.
APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

Student Educational Award
Provides support for student endeavors which further their education outside of the APS Annual Meeting.
APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

Raymond J. Tarleton Student Fellowship

Provides support to plant pathology graduate students for expenses related to their research, equipment, education, and skills development.
APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN



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Deadline: January 3​1, 2020 at 4:00PM Central Standard Time:

Schroth Faces of the Future Awards
Support the "Faces of the Future" symposium at the APS Annual Meeting by acknowledging up-and-coming individuals in specific areas of plant pathology.
THIS APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN


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Deadline: February 14, 2020 at 4:00PM Central Standard Time

International Travel Award 
Provides support for early- to mid-career international APS members to participate in an APS Annual Meeting.
THIS APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

John and Ann Niederhauser Endowment Award (JANE) 
Supports international cooperation on a project between a person/institution in the U.S. and a person/institution outside of the U.S.
THIS APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

Plant Pathology Experiential Awards
Supports both a department and an individual graduate student or post doctorate on-site visit to a nonacademic organization for the purpose of promoting career and research development experiences.
THIS APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN

I. E. Melhus Awards
Support graduate student participants selected to present their research at a symposium at the APS Annual Meeting.
THIS APPLICATION PROCESS IS OPEN​

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Not Accepting 2020 Applications​ at this Time- Past (2019)​ Deadline Timing: March 15, 2019 at 4:00PM Central Standard Time

Named Student Travel Awards
Provides support ​to students who submit an abstract attending for and plan to attend the APS Annual Meeting. 
APPLICATION PROCESS IS CLOSED​ 

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The following awards are managed by committees outside of the APS Foundation:

Lucy Hastings de Gutierrez Award
Provides a cash prize for the APS Excellence Award in Teaching.
​​​​Learn more.
ADMINISTERED BY APS AWARDS AND HONORS COMMITTEE 

Noel T. Keen Award
Provides a cash prize for the APS Noel T. Keen Award for Research Excellence in Molecular Plant Pathology.
Learn more​.​
ADMINISTERED BY APS AWARDS AND HONORS COMMITTEE

APS Public Policy Fellowship
Supports the unique opportunity for an APS member to spend several months working at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy each year.
ADMINISTERED BY THE APS PUBLIC POLICY BOARD


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