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Evolutionary, Ecological, and Conservation Genomics (EECG) Research Awards

The AGA grants EECG Research Awards each year to graduate and post-doctoral researchers who are at a critical point in their research, where additional funds would allow them to conclude their research project and prepare it for publication.

The 2020 EECG application deadline is Friday, December 13, 2019. Applications are now closed.

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Special Events Awards

 

The AGA grants awards each year to members to support special events that further the purposes of the Association, particularly to encourage student participation. Eligible events include specialized workshops, short courses in some aspect of organismal genetics, and meetings in areas of great current interest, but any event that would advance the purpose of the Association is eligible for support.

The 2020 Special Events Award application deadline is Friday, January 31, 2020.  The round is now closed.

Past Winners:

2019

2018

2017

 

Stephen J. O'Brien Award

The Stephen J. O'Brien Award celebrates the best student paper published in AGA's Journal of Heredity. It is intended to honor Dr. O'Brien's many years of service as Chief Editor of the Journal.

Past Winners:

2019: William J. Gammerdinger

2018: Frances "Betsy" Clark

2017: Laura Bergner

 

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New Deadline for the 2020 Evolutionary, Ecological, and Conservation Genomics (EECG) Research Awards

The AGA grants EECG Research Awards to graduate and post-doctoral researchers who are at a critical point in their research, where additional funds would allow them to conclude their research project and prepare it for publication.

The 2020 EECG application deadline is Friday, December 13, 2019.
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The Stephen J. O'Brien Award for the best student paper published in AGA's Journal of Heredity includes a cash prize of $2,000.
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