Crop Science Research Award

Crop Science Society of America (CSSA)


Grant amount: US $2,000

Next anticipated deadline: Mar 29, 2018 2:00pm PDT (Letter of inquiry)

Later anticipated deadlines: Apr 5, 2018 2:00pm PDT (Full proposal)

Applicant type: Graduate Student Faculty Postdoctoral Researcher

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: Anywhere in the world

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Overview:

Note: Nominations must be initiated by the "letter of inquiry" deadline above. 3 Reference letters and final nomination submission is due by the "full proposal" deadline above. 

Crop Science Research Award

This award is presented to recognize outstanding research contributions in crop science. The award consists of a certificate, a complimentary ticket to the award ceremony, and $2,000.

Evaluation:

  • Significance and originality of basic and applied research contributions in crop science
  • Excellence in creative reasoning and skill in obtaining significant data
  • Total impact of contributions on crop science and other fields, nationally and internationally

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Nominator:
    • Nominators are required to be CSSA members.
  • Nominee; 
    • Nominees are required to be members of CSSA.
    • Nominees must be living at the time of their nomination.
    • Teams are eligible if the following qualifications are met:
      • At least one member of the team is required to be a member of CSSA.
      • Where other disciplines are represented, the CSSA member(s) will be a major contributor (50% or more) to the team effort.
      • Only publications where all team members are authors or honors and awards received by the team will be listed. Individual efforts are to be omitted.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. Nominators & nominees are required to be members of CSSA.

Ineligibility:

  • Nominator: 
    • Members of this CSSA Awards Committee, the CSSA Board of Directors, and also the ASA Executive Committee are not eligible to be a nominator for this award.
  • Nominee: 
    • Members of this CSSA Awards Committee, the CSSA Board of Directors, and also the ASA Executive Committee are not eligible to be a nominee for this award.
    • Former recipients of this Award are not eligible.