The Canadian Society of Agronomy (CSA) Graduate Student Award of $500 is made available annually to qualified graduate students enrolled at Canadian universities with research programs relevant to pest management. The award is accompanied by a Travel Grant of up to $1,000 provided by Monsanto Canada Inc. to allow the successful applicant to attend the CSA annual conference and make an oral presentation based on her/his research project. The award winner will be selected by the CSA Pest Management Award Committee on the basis of performance in relevant subject areas (50%) and the novelty and feasibility of the research proposal vis-à-vis pest management. The award winner will be formally notified by mail in advance of the CSA annual meeting.
Interested students should apply to CSA on the supplied application form. Completed applications must reach the contact person named below by April 15.