CHOMA History of Microbiology Research Travel Awards

Type: Prize

Name: History of Microbiology Research Travel Awards

Location: University of Maryland Baltimore County

Application Deadline: December 15, 2015

Sponsoring Institution: American Society for Microbiology


Details:

The Center for the History of Microbiology/ASM Archives (CHOMA), housed at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), announces two History of Microbiology Research Travel Awards of $1500 each for research at the ASM Archives in the area of the history of microbiology. Deadline for Applications:  January 15, 2015.

Research Areas. The grants support research of the awardees’ choosing, in areas that have relevant materials in the CHOMA collection. The CHOMA collection includes 9,000 volumes on microbiology and related topics; photographs of scientists and microbes; topical files on various aspects of microbiology; biographical materials; instructional materials, including slides and motion pictures; records of the Society from its founding in 1899 to the present, including journals and proceedings of meetings; and several collections of personal papers.

Specific information on the collection can be found at the website, www.asm.org/choma or by contacting the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Archivist at jkarr@asmusa.org

To apply, please visit https://www.asm.org/index.php/choma3/71-membership/archives/93307-history-of-microbiology-research-travel-awards-apply-now.


Contact Information:
Jeff Karr
jkarr@asmusa.org

Posted: December 24, 2014