LAST CALL for Alaska Bird Conference abstracts; registration opens September 1
The 2012 Alaska Bird Conference is fast approaching....just a quick reminder that abstracts are due by 5:00 PM, Saturday, September 1. Please follow the format outlined in the attached announcement and submit to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also, online registration for the conference opens 1 September! See details on our conference website at www.alaskabirdconference.com. Note, too, that we are requesting submissions for student travel awards: Students are invited to apply for travel awards to attend the 2012 Alaska Bird Conference. All students are encouraged to apply, but travel funds are limited. As such, preference will be given to those individuals actually presenting (oral presentation or poster), and to those attending from outside the Anchorage area. To apply, students are requested to write a paragraph including the title of their abstract and briefly stating their professional background, current degree status, and ambitions for attending the Alaska Bird Conference. Also please note if you have an outside funding source (grant, travel award from university, etc.) that will help fund your participation in the conference. Email submissions to the Alaska Bird Conference Scientific Committee (email@example.com) by Friday, September 7. Award(s) will be announced on September 14.
We hope to see you here in Anchorage, October 22-26 for the conference!
More information with be forthcoming regarding conference specifics.
The ABC Scientific Committee