ASB Research Award

Association of Southeastern Biologists

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Grant amount: US $1,000

Anticipated deadline: Jan 22, 2021 (Pre proposal)

Applicant type: Postdoctoral Researcher Faculty

Funding uses: Research

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia (US state), Kentucky Show all

Degree requirements: Applicants must be within a few years of receiving their PhD

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Association of Southeastern Biologists

ASB is the largest scientific professional organization in the Southeastern US with ~1400 members from 220 academic and 60 non-academic institutions. Our mission to promote Biology through research and education, is supported each spring with an Annual Meeting where Faculty and students (both graduates and undergraduates) are welcomed to present their research in a friendly, collegial environment that encourages positive and supportive feedback.  We welcome scholarly and applied work from all disciplines of the biological sciences, including but not limited to, floristic & plant systematics, ichthyology, herpetology, entomology, invertebrate zoology, community & population ecology, evolutionary biology, conservation biology, microbiology, genetics, cell & molecular biology, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) and scientific pedagogy.  Our members receive free online access to the quarterlySoutheastern Biology (SEB) – The Bulletin of the Association of Southeastern Biologists. They also receive a discounted subscription to the quarterly Southeastern Naturalist (SENA) and provisional free online access to the Eastern Biologist (EBIO), both of which are official journals of ASB.

Research Award ($1000)

Presented to an ASB member (students are not eligible for this award) for outstanding research. A written manuscript or publication and an oral presentation at the annual meeting are required. The manuscript must be completed within the two-year period prior to the award submission deadline. The presentation must be given at either the previous or upcoming annual meeting. 

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  • The recipient must be the primary or senior author on the manuscript. 
  • Presented to a professional ASB member (post-doctoral associate, faculty, or other professional) for an especially meritorious manuscript presented orally by the professional member at the annual meeting

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member.


  • Students are not eligible for this award.