The National Council of Commercial Plant Breeders (NCCPB) is offering up to three (3) graduate student awards of $2,500 each and an invitation to attend the CSS 2016 meeting with expenses paid. This award, presented by NCCPB, is for students currently pursuing a PhD. in Plant Breeding at a U.S. University and is a U.S. citizen.
The principle criteria for choosing the recipient Include:
TITLE: Entitle the document, “Nomination of ____________ for the NCCPB Graduate Student Award,” inserting the name of the nominee in the blank.
NOMINEE: Include the typewritten name, university affiliation, mailing address (with zip code), and telephone number (with area code).
NOMINATOR: Include the typewritten name, signature, university affiliation, mailing address (with zip code), and telephone number (with area code).
Documentation and Qualifications of Nominee:
EVALUATION: Identify the primary contributions and accomplishments on which the nomination is based. Explain why the nominee is especially well qualified to receive the NCCPB Graduate Student Award.
SUPPORTING LETTERS: No more than three (3) one-page supporting letters will be accepted. The letters are solicited by, and are addressed to, the nominator Members of the NCCPB Awards Committee are not eligible to nominate or to write supporting letters.
(Note: Title page through Evaluation must not exceed 5 pages.)
Return all documentation by November 4, 2016 to Ann Jorss at firstname.lastname@example.org.