Student research grants

The AASP – The Palynological Society is pleased to announce its program of Student Research Grants to support research in palynology. Grant applications are accepted annually as described at the bottom of this page. AASP Student Research Grants are available to all students of palynology in all countries as long as these students are members of AASP. Student Research Grants are to be used for costs directly connected to carrying out research, such as fieldwork and laboratory expenses. Ordinarily, the scholarships will be awarded to beginning graduate students, but advanced undergraduate students may also apply.

Basis of Awards The qualification of the student, the originality and imagination evident in the proposed project, and the likelihood of significant contribution to the science of palynology are factors that will be weighed in selection of award winners.

To Apply ‑ Part A of this form [Student_Research_Grant_2018] is to be filled out by the student and Part B by the student’s faculty supervisor. The faculty supervisor will send both forms together by email to the address at the end of Part B. A total of four pages, including forms A and B will be accepted. Additional material will not be considered. Research Grant applications must be received no later than March 31st of each year and awards will be announced by May 3rd of each year.