For those who have not applied so far.
If you have already applied please do not reapply.
If you are a researcher from USA and are interested in plant biology,
here's an excellent opportunity. Apply for the travel awards to attend
Gene Annotation Workshop
(http://www.aspb.org/pb-2010/specialevents.cfm#databases) to be held at
the ASPB's Plant Biology 2010 meeting (http://www.aspb.org/pb-2010/).
If selected, the travel award will cover the cost of your registration
cost for the entire Plant Biology 2010 meeting. We expect to award 10-20
Where to apply:
July 15, 2010
Plant Ontology and Gramene's Gene Annotation Workshop
Workshop date and time
Saturday July 31, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
July 31 - August 4, 2010
Who can apply:
# Any scientist/researcher/student working and/or studying in
the USA with an interest in Plant Biology and is
attending the Plant Biology meeting in Montreal.
# Preference will be given to those representing the women,
minority and underrepresented groups.
# Preference will be given to those from the qualifying
under-represented minorities at accredited 4 year
universities and faculty at qualified US
# Preference will be given to young US scientists including
graduate students, postdoctoral scholars and young faculty.
Questions and help:
email: po-workshop from plantontology.org
Organizers: Comparative Plant Genomics and Community Projects on
Plant Ontology project: www.plantontology.org
Gramene database: www.gramene.org
po-workshop from plantontology.org