Name: History of Microbiology Research Travel Awards
Location: University of Maryland Baltimore County
Application Deadline: December 15, 2015
Sponsoring Institution: American Society for Microbiology
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.
Posted: December 24, 2014