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Enter the Young Researcher Poster Competition at the Algae Biomass Summit

Thursday, September 10, 2015  
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The deadline for submissions to the 'Young Researcher Poster Competition' at the Algae Biomass Summit has been extended until 5:00 CST on Wednesday September 16, 2015.
 
All those that have been accepted to present a poster and will be a student at the time of the Summit are invited to apply. 

 

Poster presentations at the Algae Biomass SummitIn this poster competition, the Young Researcher Poster Competition Selection Committee will acknowledge aspiring young researchers that present highly acclaimed research in the form of a poster.Cash prizes will be awarded to first, second, and third place ($250, $150, and $75) in two categories: biology and engineering.
 
Eligible candidates for the competition are students in the midst of their studies. You may enter the competition if you are a student or post-doc at the time of the 2015 Algae Biomass Summit.


If you are interested in competing in the Young Researcher Poster Competition you must compete the following four tasks by the deadline on September 16, 2015.
  1. Email Rob Gardner (rdgardne@umn.edu) and Jennifer Stewart (jen@udel.edu) with the following subject heading: "Young Researcher Competition - Submission".
  2. In the submission email, verify that you hold student or post-doctoral status at the time of the 2015 Algae Biomass Summit.
  3. In the submission email, indicate which category (Biology or Engineering) your poster is presented in.
  4. Attach a PDF version of your poster to the submission email. You may also provide a one page Word or PDF document which explains and highlights the poster.
Submissions will be reviewed by judges for both categories and the top posters will then be presented to the Selection Committee during one of the evening receptions at the Summit. Winners will be announced during the Awards Presentation at 10:15 am on Friday October 2nd, 2015.

 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Chairs of the Poster Committee:

 

Robert Gardner, PhD
Co-Chair, ABS 2015 Poster Session
rdgardne@umn.edu
University of Minnesota

Jennifer Stewart, PhD
Co-Chair, ABS 2015 Poster Session
jen@udel.edu
University of Delaware

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