Calling all faculty at minority-serving institutions: Apply now for $ to attend Evolution 2011. Deadline 3/31

Are you a biologist at a minority-serving institution? Apply now for a travel award to attend the 2011 annual meeting of the Society for the Study of Evolution, to be held June 17-21 in Norman, Oklahoma.

The National Evolutionary Synthesis Center and the Society for the Study of Evolution (SSE) are pleased to announce a travel award for faculty to attend the meeting. If you are a faculty member at a minority-serving institution (MSI), a historically black college or university (HBCU), or other institution with significant enrollment of underrepresented minority students, you are encouraged to apply. Funds are available to cover conference registration, travel, food and lodging for up to three individuals.

To apply, fill out the online form at The application deadline is March 31st, 2011. Awards will be announced by April 8th, 2011. For more information, please contact Dr. Jory Weintraub at

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