Rupert Barneby Award - NYBG

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The Rupert Barneby Award, named in honor of the late NYBG scientist and renowned legume expert, consists of US$2000 granted annually to assist researchers to visit The New York Botanical Garden to study the rich herbarium collection of Leguminosae. Graduate students and early career professionals with research in systematics and/or legume…

Call for Applications: Botany Advocacy Leadership Grant

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The Botanical Society of America (BSA) and the American Society of Plant Taxonomists (ASPT) are pleased to invite applications for the annual Botany Advocacy Leadership Grant. This grant aims to provide financial support to carry out efforts that contribute to shaping public policy on issues relevant to plant sciences.  Examples of…

George R. Cooley Award 2016

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George R. Cooley Award for Best Contributed Paper in Plant Systematics - 2016 Each year the American Society of Plant Taxonomists recognizes an outstanding paper presentation by awarding the George R. Cooley Award to the presenter of a paper judged to be the best among those eligible. Candidates for the award must…

Peter Raven Award 2016, Call for nominations

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Call for Nominations for the Peter Raven Award 2016 The Peter Raven Award is given by the American Society of Plant Taxonomists to a plant systematist who has made exceptional efforts at outreach to non-scientists. Examples of outreach may include, but are not limited to 1) workshops or seminars for K--12…

Asa Gray Award 2016, Call for nominations

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Call for Nominations for the Asa Gray Award 2016   The Asa Gray Award may be bestowed annually by the Society upon an individual for outstanding accomplishments pertinent to the goals of the Society. The awardee need not be a member of the Society. The awardee shall be recognized at the…

Innovations in Plant Systematics Education Prize (IPSEP) 2016

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Innovations in Plant Systematics Education Prize (IPSEP) Prize Description: One prize ($500) will be awarded to an educator who has developed novel and innovative resources for teaching plant systematics (broadly interpreted) to undergraduate and/or graduate students. Applicant criteria: Must be an ASPT member and teach at the undergraduate and/or graduate level; may…

Undergraduate Research Prize (URP) 2016

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Undergraduate Research Prize (URP) The URP is ASPT's recently established undergraduate research prize (initiated in Jan 2013), where up to three ($300) prizes may be awarded each spring for an outstanding, independent research project in plant systematics (broadly interpreted) completed by an undergraduate student within the last two years. Prize Description: …

Graduate Student Research Grants 2016

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Graduate student research grants support students (both master's and doctoral levels) conducting fieldwork, herbarium travel, and/or laboratory research in any area of plant systematics. Every year we present 10-15 of these awards to promising young scientists. Guidelines for Application - 2016  For questions regarding the Graduate Student Research Grants, please…

NEW! Undergraduate Research Prize (URP)

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New!  Undergraduate Research Prize (URP) The URP is ASPT's new undergraduate research prize (initiated in Jan 2013), where up to three ($300) prizes may be awarded each spring for an outstanding, independent research project in plant systematics (broadly interpreted) completed by an undergraduate student within the last 2 years. Prize Description: …

ASPT research grants are for direct research costs according to the proposed budget of the grant, and the funds may not be applied to indirect costs.