DEADLINE: March 17, 2017
The AFHVS is inviting submissions to the 2017 AFHVS Student Research Paper Awards. The goal of this award is to encourage participation by undergraduate and graduate students and to recognize scholarly excellence. Awards will be given in two categories: graduate and undergraduate. Each award includes: one-year membership to AFHVS, a $300 cash award, conference fees for the AFHVS Annual Meeting, and a ticket to the conference banquet. Winners are expected to present their paper at the AFHVS conference within two years of winning the award and a space in a panel is guaranteed. An eligible AFHVS paper in the graduate student category must meet the following requirements: 1) be sole-authored by a student or co-authored by two students; 2) be on a topic related to food or agriculture; 3) employ appropriate research methods and theories; and 4) be an original piece of research. It is expected that the winning graduate student serve on the AFHVS student research paper awards committee the following year.
For more information: afhvs_2017_cfp_student_papers-final