ICMI 2013 Photo Slideshow 8

ICMI 2013 President’s Scholar Award recipients, from left to right: Steven Saenz, Daniel Rios, SMI President 2011-2013 Jo Viney, Kenetta Nunn, Tegest Aychek and Renata Curciarello

The President’s Scholar Award for Under-Represented Minority Scientists provides support for attendance at the ICMI biennial meeting to early-career scientists (graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and research fellows) who are members of groups historically under-represented in the sciences, including individuals of African descent, Central and South Americans, non-European Hispanics, Alaskan Natives, Indigenous/Native Americans and Natives of the US Pacific Islands (Hawaii, Guam and American Samoa). Award recipients must be members of SMI and must submit an abstract to ICMI. Once you have submitted your abstract, please send a PDF (preferably as a single, combine file) with your name; SMI membership number; complete contact information; a copy of your submitted abstract; a brief (no more than 300 words) letter describing why attending ICMI 2015 would beneficial to your development as a scientist; and a letter of support (no more than 300 words) from a graduate advisor or postdoctoral/research mentor to Kelly Griffiths, SMI Membership and Marketing Assistant by Wednesday, February 18th.