ASM USA Teachers' Travel Award
The aim of this award is to enable attendance at the American Society of Microbiology Conference for undergraduate educators, known as ASMCUE.
- be a member of the ASM of at least 2 years standing at the time of application
Applications must include:
- a curriculum vitae
- a letter of recommendation from the applicants Head of the Department confirming involvement in and commitment to a teaching program
- the names and addresses (including email addresses) of two (2) referees
- a brief synopsis of the applicants area of interest in education
Conditions of the Award
The Applicant must have already submitted work for possible inclusion in the program OR be in the process of doing so. Oral presentations, posters or contributions to Microbrews are acceptable forms of work for the purpose of the award.
The award consists of up to $3,000 in travel expenses for the recipient to attend the ASM Annual Scientific Meeting.
The award will be made on merit and will be determined by the Executive Committee and a nominee of Ed SIG.
Download an application form here
Applications should be sent to the National Office Manager (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Closing date for applications: March 31st of any year
Acknowledgement: An acknowledgement will be emailed within 5 business days of receiving your application - if this has not been received, please contact the ASM National Office - Tel: 1300 656 423
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