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Student Research Grants, SHC

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The grants committee of the Society of Herbarium Curators is pleased to announce our third annual Student Research Grant Awards. Two $500 research grants sponsored by the Society of Herbarium Curators…
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Systematic Research Fund, Call for Applications

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Systematics Research Fund – 2014/15 call for applicationsThe Systematics Research Fund is a joint fund of the Linnean Society of London and the Systematics Association. It provides grants for small-scale…
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DEST - new site and training programme

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The Distributed European School of Taxonomy (DEST), an initiative under the CETAF umbrella and managed by RBINS, has launched its NEW website and training programme for 2014-2015!   Check out…
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Conference: Next-generation Systematics

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Australasian Systematic Botany Society (ASBS) conference, 24-28 November 2014, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand. We look forward to welcoming you to the 2014 ASBS meeting at the…
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1st World Congress on Bromeliaceae Evolution

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This meeting is the first opportunity to assemble researchers from around the world to share their studies related to Bromeliaceae Evolution, Taxonomy, Morphology, Population Genetics, Physiology, Phytochemistry, Ecology, and Conservation. The…
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Anne S. Chatham Fellowship in Medicinal Botany

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The Garden Club of America’s Anne S. Chatham Fellowship in Medicinal Botany provides at least one grant award of $4,500 annually to support research related to medicinal plants. An important aspect…
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Contemporary and future studies in plant speciation

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Royal Society Publishing has just published Contemporary and future studies in plant speciation, morphological/floral evolution and polyploidy: honouring the scientific contributions of Leslie D. Gottlieb to plant evolutionary biology, compiled and…
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EPA ORISE Fellowship in Citizen Science

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The innovation team in EPA’s Office of Research and Development is recruiting for an ORISE fellowship on citizen science.  We are looking for a bright, motivated, extroverted person to help EPA…
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Lawrence Memorial Award – 2015 Nominations

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The Award Committee of the Lawrence Memorial Fund invites nominations for the 2015 Lawrence Memorial Award.  Honoring the memory of Dr. George H. M. Lawrence, founding Director of the Hunt Institute…
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2015 Smithsonian Institution Research Fellowships

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Research fellowships in Botany and Paleobotany are available through the Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program, which provides funding for graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, and senior investigators to conduct research in association with…
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Systematic Botany changes

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On 2 Sept 2014, ASPT President Pat Herendeen sent the following email message to the membership regarding changes in Systematic Botany.  To make sure this important message reaches as many members…
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Survey on family boundaries in vascular plants

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Survey by Maarten J. M. Christenhusz, Maria S. Vorontsova, and Mark W. Chase Introduction This survey seeks opinions on delimitation of some vascular plant families. The Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (APG)…
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CitStitch Hackathon Opportunity

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iDigBio (www.idigbio.org) and Zooniverse's Notes from Nature Project (www.notesfromnature.org) are pleased to announce the CitStitch Hackathon.  The goal of the hackathon is to build interoperability among projects…
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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…
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2014 ASPT Awards: URP and IPSEP

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The Honors and Awards committee is pleased to announce the 2014 recipients for ASPT's awards for the 2014 Undergraduate Research Prize and 2014 Innovations in Plant Systematics Education Prize. 2014 Undergraduate Research Prize Awardee…
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DEST - Botanical Nomenclature

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Course description This in-depth course will teach the principles of plant nomenclature according to the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi and plants (ICN) so that participants can apply good…
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Budget cuts to science and conservation at Kew Gardens

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Science and conservation at Kew Gardens is under threat due to government cuts.  £5M deficit will lead to a loss of over 120 posts.  For additional information please see http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-26821046.…
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SPNHC 2014 DemoCamp: Call for Demonstrations

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Registration is now open – https://www.regonline.co.uk/spnhc2014 Submissions of abstracts are solicited for DemoCamp session presentations at the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) conference in Cardiff, Wales, June 22-27, 2014…
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Request of the Natural History Collections Community

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If you work with or have any interest in biodiversity or natural history collections of any type, at any level, in any capacity… we need your insights on this survey. Responses…
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PhD opportunities at Senckenberg

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