TEXAS ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
2017 ANNUAL STUDENT RESEARCH AWARD COMPETITION
The Texas Academy of Science announces the 2017 competition. Awards will be presented at the banquet during the 120th annual TAS meeting at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton. The competition includes three categories: Ph.D., M.S. and B.S/B/A students. There are three awards in each category. The Board met in October and set the awards and amounts are as follows: first place - $2,000, second place - $1,500, and third place - $1,000. All students enrolled in a math, science, or science education curriculum in the State of Texas and out-of-state students in those states surrounding Texas, including Mexico, conducting research projects in Texas are also eligible for the awards. Sample documents and forms are found at the bottom of this page.
CRITERIA FOR SUBMISSION OF THE TAS RESEARCH PROPOSAL
To be considered for an award, the student must:
Failure to comply with presentation/report requirements will result in loss of future eligibility of the advisor’s students. Failure to attend the banquet and personally receive the award will result in forfeiture of the award.
The proposal must be received by the competition chair by15 January 2017. Donald E. Harper, Jr., Chair, TAS Student Research Awards Committee: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you do not receive e-mail confirmation within a week that your proposal has been received, contact Dr. Harper by e-mail or telephone: 409-996-3090.