David S. Bruce Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Research

Scholarship Provided by : American Physiological Society

Scholarship Amount

$400 USD

Application Deadline

January 12, 2017

Description

David Bruce Awards are presented annually to undergraduate students who are presenting their research at the Experimental Biology meeting. There are two types of Bruce Awards.

David S. Bruce Outstanding Undergraduate Abstract Awards
This award provides $100 and a 2-year complimentary membership with The American Physiological Society to undergraduate students who are presenting their research at the Experimental Biology meeting. To be considered for the award, the candidate must be enrolled as an undergraduate student at the time of the abstract submission, be the first author on a submitted abstract for the EB meeting, and be working with an APS member. Selection of awardees is based on the abstract, letter of application, and letter of support from the research host. Receipt of the award is contingent upon presenting the research at EB.

David S. Bruce Excellence in Undergraduate Research Awards
This award provides funds to undergraduate students who are presenting their research at the Experimental Biology meeting. To be considered for the award, the candidate must be a David S. Bruce Outstanding Undergraduate Abstract Awardee and must attend and present a poster at the EB meeting. The recipients receive $400 and a certificate. The highest ranked awardee receives another $250, thanks to the generous contribution of an APS member. Selection of awardees is based on the quality of the poster and oral presentation of the poster to the David Bruce Award Selection Committee.

Deadline: January 12

Requirements

Applicants must be enrolled as an undergraduate at time of application and at time of meeting. Students must be first authors of the abstract and must be working with an APS member who will confirm the authorship. Applicants must submit a one-page paper discussing research and career plans and an abstract to be reviewed by a committee at the annual Experimental Biology meeting.

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