There are lots of perks to being a member of the Student Section, including eligibility for the many awards that we offer each year.

 

 

Available Awards:

Eco Service Award +

The Union of Concerned Scientists’ (UCS), in partnership with the Student Section of the Ecological Society of America, will honor young scientists for their contributions to the discipline of ecology that have extended beyond the realm of academia and into the broader communities of which they are a part. The goal of this award is to recognize research that promotes application, outreach, and education.
Applications are due on June 1st, 2016 at 5pm EST.

Outstanding Student in Ecology Award +

The Student Section’s Outstanding Student Research in Ecology award honors students that publish papers of particular significance to the scientific community. We select winners based on the citability, credibility and relevance of published research.
Applications are due on June 1st, 2016 at 5pm EST.

Real/Brown National and International Travel Awards+

The Student Section offers national and international travel awards to encourage student attendance at the annual ESA meeting. These awards target students presenting at the meeting who could not otherwise afford to attend.
Applications are due on June 1st, 2016 at 5pm EST.

My experience with ESA has been nothing short of inspiring and deeply satisfying.
— Jenny Talbot, 2008 Chair of the Student Section
 
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