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2020 Special Event Awards

8 courses and workshops receive funding
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2020 Evolutionary, Ecological, and Conservation Genomics (EECG) Research Awards

Seven students/postdocs receive award funding for research projects
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2020 Stephen J O’Brien Award

Best student-authored article by Marshall Wedger
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2019 Evolutionary, Ecological, and Conservation Genomics (EECG) Research Awards

Eight students/postdocs receive award funding for research projects
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2019 Special Event Awards

8 courses and workshops receive funding
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2019 Stephen J O'Brien award

Best student-authored article by William J. Gammerdinger
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2018 Ecological, Evolutionary and Conservation Genomics (EECG)

Seven students/postdocs receive award funding for research projects
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2018 Stephen J O'Brien award

Best student-authored article by Frances Clark
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2018 Special Event Awards

4 courses and workshops receive funding
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2017 Evolutionary, Ecological, and Conservation Genomics Research Awards Outcome

Six students/postdocs receive award funding for research projects
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2017 Special Events Awards

6 workshops and other events received funding
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2017 Stephen J O'Brien Award

Best student-authored article by Laura Bergner
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2016 Ecological, Evolutionary and Conservation Genomics (EECG) Awards

7 grad students and postdocs have received awards to help them complete genomics projects

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2014 Special Events Awardees

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.
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American Genetic Association presents the annual Stephen J. O’Brien Award

At the 2014 AGA Symposium, the Council of the American Genetic Association granted the annual Stephen J. O'Brien Awards for best student-authored articles published in Journal of Heredity’s 2013 volume. The award honors Dr. Stephen J. O’Brien, who served as Editor-In-Chief for the Journal from 1987-2007.
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Read this issue's Editor's Choice article by Oomen et al.
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the blog post by Rebekah Oomen

The Editorial Board announces a new article category, Genome Resources, for manuscripts that describe genome assembly resources of practical value to the broader scientific community

And new subject areas:
Conservation genomics and biodiversity
Tree of Life: Population structure, phylogeography and phylogenomics
Genotype to phenotype
Molecular adaptation and selection
Quantitative genetics

and Genome Resources for our newest article category

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