Charles Reid Barnes Life Membership Award

American Society of Plant Biologists

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Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Anticipated deadline: Feb 20, 2020 8:59pm PST

Applicant type: Research Scientist Faculty

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

Age restriction: No more than 60 years of age

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Overview:

ASPB is a professional society devoted to the advancement of the plant sciences. It publishes two world-class journals and organizes conferences, and other activities that are key to the advancement of the science.

Charles Reid Barnes Life Membership Award

This is the oldest award, established in 1925 at the first annual meeting of the Society through the generosity of Dr. Charles A. Shull. It honors Dr. Charles Reid Barnes, the first professor of plant physiology at the University of Chicago. It is an annual award for meritorious work in plant biology; it provides a life membership in the Society to an individual who is at least sixty years old. Membership is not a requirement for the award, and, if appropriate, every fifth award should be made to an outstanding plant biologist from outside the United States.

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Eligibility:

  • It is an award to an individual who is at least sixty years old for his meritorious work in plant biology.
  • If appropriate, every fifth award should be made to an outstanding plant biologist from outside the United States.
  • Membership is not a requirement for the award.