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The Society of Systematic Biologists (SSB) invites graduate students to apply for travel awards to attend a Model-based Molecular Systematics workshop on Friday, June 26 at Evolution meetings in Guaruja, Brazil.…
Daniel F. Austin, formerly of Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL, and recently affiliated with the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ, died January 20, 2015 after suffering a major stroke. He…
Have you renewed your membership yet for 2015
? It is not too late! The ASPT Membership Committee has prepared the following description of benefits for membership in ASPT. Please join…
The New England Botanical Club
is preparing to celebrate its 120th anniversary by hosting a major botanical research conference June 5-7, 2015, at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts
The Kampong of the National Tropical Botanical Garden, in collaboration with Florida International University, the International Center for Tropical Botany, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, and the Montgomery Botanical Center, will offer…
- Dec 16 '14
Scientists and graduate students who are interested in communicating the importance of federal investments in scientific research and education to lawmakers are invited to participate in the Biological and Ecological Sciences…
Please see the attached PDF to find out about upcoming deadlines for nominations, awards, and contests, and to read a letter from the President. (Note: you should have received an email message from…
- Nov 17 '14
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…
- Nov 17 '14
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…
- Nov 4 '14
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!
- Nov 3 '14
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…
- Oct 24 '14
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.
ASPT 2015 Photo Poster Submissions Requested
As the ASPT Promotional Materials Committee prepares to design a poster for Botany 2015 in Edmonton, we request your submissions for inclusion in the next…
ASPT 2015 T-shirt Design Contest
The ASPT Promotional Materials Committee is soliciting an original botanical illustration to print on the ASPT t-shirt to be sold at BOTANY 2015 in Edmonton, Canada.…
- Oct 20 '14
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…
International UNESCO conference outlines the important role of botanists in the 21st century. Read about the declaration here
New! NSF will sponsor postdoctoral fellowship in collections-based research! Full proposals due January 8th. Click here
Check out this recent article
about tensions between the House Science Committee and NSF -- a good impetus to write your representative about the importance of basic research, including your own!…
- Oct 1 '14
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…
- Sep 23 '14
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…