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Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation is Accepting Nominations for Awards

Tuesday, March 1, 2011, 8:45 am

The Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation, a Federal government agency,

 is now accepting Nominations for: eight Agriscience Awards and seven Life Sciences Awards.  A copy of each Award's Call for Nominations is attached.

 

Agriscience Awards

Nominations for the Agriscience Awards are accepted online only at: http://www.agriscienceawards.com/home.php.  The Agriscience Awards competition will present: two $25,000 awards to scientists, with an additional $25,000 in funds for research for each scientist; three $10,000 awards to high school educators; and three $5,000 awards to high school students, who are judged to exemplify excellence in the field of agriscience.  Please visit the website above for Competition Rules and Regulations.  The Nomination deadline is Tuesday, March 15, 2011.    

 

Life Sciences Awards

Nominations for the Life Sciences Awards are accepted online only at: http://www.ccolumbusfoundationawards.org/.  The Life Sciences Awards competition will present: one $25,000 award to a scientist, with additional $25,000 in funds for research; three $10,000 awards to high school educators; and three $5,000 awards to high school students, who are judged to exemplify excellence in life sciences.  Please visit the website above for Competition Rules and Regulations.  The Nomination deadline is Tuesday,

April 5, 2011.  

For more information, contact Judi Shellenberger, (315) 258-0090