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Applications are open for the New Phytologist Tansley Medal

Open to early career scientists, the New Phytologist Tansley Medal is an annual award in recognition of an outstanding contribution to research in plant science

Tansley Medal

The Tansley medal is a global competition open to all plant scientists in the early stages of their career, and includes both student and post-doctoral researchers with up to five years' experience, excluding career breaks, since gaining their PhD

Deadline: 1 November 2017

Selection is based on a two-stage process:

  • Stage 1: Submit your CV, a personal statement and reference. 
  • Stage 2: Shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit a single-authored Tansley insight review intended for publication. Deadline: 31 March 2018

All competition papers that are accepted after peer review will be published in New Phytologist and the Tansley Medal winner selected by judges from these final papers. The winner will also receive £2000!

Take a look at their poster about the award here

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