DeLill Nasser Award for Professional Development in Genetics
Graduate student and postdoctoral GSA members are eligible to apply for this award to support up to $1000 in travel costs for national and
international meetings and laboratory courses, including the Yeast Genetics Meeting. The award is named for long-time GSA member and National
Science Foundation Program Director in Eukaryotic Genetics, DeLill Nasser. It is given in recognition of the critical role she played in
research and for her love of genetics. Visit the award website for more information.
The application will open in February 2018.
Awards will be given for the best poster presentations by GSA student members. If you are a Genetics Society of America member, the first AND
presenting author on the abstract, and an undergraduate or graduate student you may nominate your poster for an award. Both scientific
merit and clarity of presentation will be taken into account. Winners will be announced at the conference. PIs and Postdocs who are GSA
members can indicate when they register if they would like to help with judging.
GSA Undergraduate Travel Awards
GSA Undergraduate Travel Awards are available to promote excellence in undergraduate research and education. This award will provide travel
support to undergraduate GSA members who will be presenting research findings at a GSA conference, including the Yeast Genetics Meeting.
The application will open in March 2018. Learn more about applying
for the Awards and contributing to the Award Fund.