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.
The award is intended to honor Dr. O'Brien's many years of service as Chief Editor of the Journal. Articles published in Volume 109, 2018, will be considered for the 2019 award. Award recipients receive a $2,000 prize and up to $1,500 toward expenses to attend the President's Symposium.
Please contact Anjanette Baker, Managing Editor (firstname.lastname@example.org) if your article is eligible.
Besides your 3-yr subscription to the Journal of Heredity, the Association hosts a yearly symposium, and provides special awards towards programs and education.