Jeffery P. LaFage Graduate Student Research Award

Scholarship For:

Research in abroad

Scholarship Field:

Life Science.

Scholarship Sponsor:

Dr. Jeffery. P. La Fage Graduate Student Research Award.

Dr. Jeffery P. La Fage is given in the memory of Dr. Jeffery. P. La Fage for his auspicious contribution in the field of agriculture by devising novel and innovative methods to control the influx of termites and other harmful insects which damage the crops of farmers. The foundation expects the same enthusiasm and devotion from its budding scholars. Grants are offered to such imminent, talented, and optimistic scholars who wish to achieve something incredible in the field of agriculture. The scholarship is organized by Entomological Society of America.

Eligibility for the Jeffery P. LaFage Graduate Student Research Award:

  • Candidate should hold a graduate degree and should be willing to pursue his/her post doctoral or the doctoral program in future after graduation.
  • Candidate should be interested in the study of insects so that he/she could hamper the hazardous destruction made by these little organisms.
  • Candidate should be imbibed in the advanced research of entomology and pest control and should strive to take part in indispensable activities that could result in vital conclusion and bring radical change in the global economic scenario.
  • Budding candidates should have devotion, and dedication to help the farmers by producing innovative ideas and mechanism to control the pests so that they could get good yield of the crop.

Value of Scholarship - Jeffery P. LaFage Graduate Student Research Award:

  • The scholarship provides a golden opportunity to the researchers who seek to contribute in the field of entomology by combating the hazard of pests which damage the crop and other wood destroying organisms which result in the loss of millions of dollars every year.
  • Candidates get a chance to demonstrate their research activities in the prestigious ESA meeting.
  • Candidate should be interested in expanding his talent and career in the field of entomology and pest control.

How to Apply Jeffery P. LaFage Graduate Student Research Award:

  • Candidate should submit a statement concerning the nomination details of education, honor, and publication in the relevant sphere to the administrator of the award.
  • Candidate should submit a resume or curriculum vitae and a project.
  • The project should demonstrate the research from the pragmatic point of view.

Deadline for Application: Candidate should submit the application by the 1st of July.

Contact Address :

Entomological Society of America
10001 Derekwood Lane,
Suite100, Lanham,
MD 20706-4876
Telephone: (301)731-4535
Fax: (301)731-4538
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