Graham Jackson Memorial Mucosal Immunology Prize

Purpose:

To reward the best poster or oral presentation by a research student or postdoctoral investigator in the area of Mucosal Immunology at the ASI SIG Mucosal Immunology Workshop/Symposium.

Eligibility:
Postgraduate students and postdoctoral investigators (with up to 2 years' research experience after award of PhD) who are current ASI members.

Application procedure:

  1. Submit your abstract via the conference web site by closing date for early registration and abstract submission for the annual scientific meeting (applications are now closed for 2013)
  2. Select the "Mucosal Immunology" category during the submission procedure
  3. Add the title of the abstract you wish to have considered into the Graham Jackson Memorial Prize Box during the submission procedure
  4. For posters, place a sticker which will be supplied by the Registration Desk, in the top right hand corner of the poster

Assessment Criteria:
Excellence and originality of scientific content in Mucosal Immunology, clarity of presentation, as judged by a panel of peers, none of whom is a past or present supervisor of any applicant.

Value:
Graham Jackson Memorial Mucosal Immunology Prize:
$250 each sponsored by ASI SIG MI and presented at the meeting.
Normally one prize is awarded, however in exceptional circumstances up to three may be awarded.

Society for Mucosal Immunology:
From time to time the Society for Mucosal Immunology sponsors one or more poster prizes up to the value of $500.