Travel Grants

2015 Plant Center Travel Awards announced

The Plant Center is pleased to offer a small number of supplemental travel grants to eligible postdocs and graduate students who plan to present their research at national and international meetings.

Josh Clevenger (Ozias-Akins lab) – oral presentation at the American Peanut Research and Education Society Annual Meeting in Charleston, SC

Jeff DeLong (Brewer lab) – poster presentation at the American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting in Pasadena, CA

Kristen Engle (Mohnen lab) – oral presentation at the ‘Plant Cell Walls’ Gordon Research Conference, Waltham, MA

Lauren Eserman (Leebens-Mack lab) – oral presentation at the 2015 Botany Meeting in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Jonathan Gent (Dawe lab) – poster presentation at the ‘Epigenetics’ Gordon Research Conference, Waltham, MA

Karolina Heyduk (Leebens-Mack lab) – oral presentation at the 2015 Botany Meeting in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Caitlin Ishibashi (Burke lab) – oral presentation at the American Society for Horticultural Science Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA

Ed McAssey (Burke lab) – oral presentation at the 2015 Botany Meeting in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Christian Schwoyer (Devos lab) – poster presentation at the American Society of Plant Biologists, Plant Biology 2015 annual meeting in Minneapolis, MN

Clinton Steketee (Z. Li lab) – poster presentation at the CROPS 2015 meeting in Huntsville, AL

Elizabeth Trippe (Tsai lab) – oral presentation at the 35th New Phytologist Symposium in Boston, MA

A special thank you to Marin Brewer and Andrea Sweigart for taking on the difficult job of evaluating the applications!