RUPERT BARNEBY AWARD
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Wed Feb 12 13:24:33 CST 1997
THE RUPERT BARNEBY AWARD
The New York Botanical Garden is pleased to announce
that David S. Seigler of the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign, is the recipient of the 1996 Rupert
Barneby Award. Dr. Seigler will be working on the acacioid
legumes of North America and Mexico.
The New York Botanical Garden also invites applications
for the 1997 Rupert Barneby Award. The award of $1000.00 is
to assist researchers to visit The New York Botanical
Garden to study the rich collection of Leguminosae. Anyone
interested in applying for the award should submit their
curriculum vitae and a detailed letter describing the
project for which the award is sought. Travel to NYBG
should be planned for sometime in 1998. The letter should
be addressed to Dr. James L. Luteyn Institute of Systematic
Botany, The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY 10458-5126
USA, and received no later than December 1, 1997.
Announcement of the recipient will be made by December 15th.
Anyone interested in making a contribution to THE RUPERT
BARNEBY AWARD FUND IN LEGUME SYSTEMATICS, which supports
this award, may send their check, payable to The New York
Botanical GARDEN, to Dr. Luteyn.
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