Awards

GENETICA 2018 AWARDS

2018 YOUNG GENETICIST AWARD
The Brazilian Genetics Society (BSG) and MONSANTO DO BRASIL invite national and international geneticists with a doctorate degree obtained within the previous five years to the 2018 International Congress of Genetics to apply for the 2018 Young Geneticist Award, a unique opportunity to stand out and make a mark in the scientific world. A cash prize of R$ 3,500.00 (three thousand five hundred Brazilian reals) will be assigned to the winner. The prize will be awarded during the closing session of the Congress at which the winner is required to be present; otherwise, the prize will be given to the next ranked candidate. The other classified applicants will receive an honorable mention certificate.

 

 

POSTER AWARDS

• Evolution: FRANCISCO MAURO SALZANO AWARD
Sponsorship: Prof. Dr. Romeu Cardoso Guimarães
Theme: Evolution
The Brazilian Society of Genetics (BSG) informs all students and postdocs registered in the 2018 International Congress of Genetics who have submitted an abstract for presentation that the Scientific Committee will evaluate the posters and select the best work to be awarded the Francisco Mauro Salzano Award, sponsored by Prof. Dr. Romeu Cardoso Guimarães, with a cash prize of R$ 1,000.00 (one thousand Brazilian reals).


• Molecular Biology / Genomics / Bioinformatics: PAULO SODERO MARTINS AWARD
Sponsorship: Fundação Danilo Pena (FUNDAPE)
Theme: Molecular Biology / Genomics / Bioinformatics
The Brazilian Society of Genetics (SBG) informs all students and postdocs registered in the 2018 International Congress of Genetics who have submitted an abstract for presentation that the Scientific Committee will evaluate the posters and select the best work to be awarded the Paulo Sodero Martins Award, sponsored by Fundação Danilo Pena (FUNDAPE), with a cash prize of R$ 1,000.00 (one thousand Brazilian reals).

 
• Plant Genetics: ALCIDES CARVALHO AWARD
Sponsorship: to be defined
Theme: Plant Genetics
The Brazilian Society of Genetics (SBG) informs all students and post-docs registered in the 2018 International Congress of Genetics who have submitted an abstract for presentation that the Scientific Committee will evaluate the posters and select the best work to be awarded the Alcides Carvalho Award, sponsored by, with a cash prize of R$ 1,000.00 (one thousand Brazilian reals).

 

• Animal Genetics: SÍLVIO DE ALMEIDA TOLEDO FILHO AWARD
Sponsorship: to be defined
Theme: Animal Genetics
The Brazilian Society of Genetics (SBG) informs all students and postdocs registered in the 2018 International Congress of Genetics who have submitted an abstract for presentation that the Scientific Committee will evaluate the posters and select the best work to be awarded the Silvio Almeida Toledo Filho Award, sponsored by, with a cash prize of R$ 1,000.00 (one thousand Brazilian reals).


 
• Microorganism Genetics : MILTON KRIEGER AWARD
Sponsorship: Prof. Dr. Henrique Krieger
Theme: Microbial Genetics
The Brazilian Society of Genetics (SBG) informs all students and postdocs registered in the 2018 International Congress of Genetics who have submitted an abstract for presentation that the Scientific Committee will evaluate the posters and select the best work to be awarded the Milton Krieger Award, sponsored by Prof. Dr. Henrique Krieger, with a cash prize of R$ 1,000.00 (one thousand Brazilian reals).

 

• Human Genetics: NEWTON FREIRE-MAIA AWARD
Sponsorship: Profa. Dr. Eleidi Alice Chautard Freire Maia
Theme: Human Genetics
The Brazilian Society of Genetics (SBG) informs all students and post-docs registered in the 2018 International Congress of Genetics who have submitted an abstract for presentation that the Scientific Committee will evaluate the posters and select the best work to be awarded the Newton Freire-Maia Award, sponsored by Profa. Dra. Eleidi Alice Chautard Freire Maia, with a cash prize of R$ 1,000.00 (one thousand Brazilian reals).

 

• Mutagenesis: CRODOWALDO PAVAN AWARD
Sponsorship: MutaGen - Brazilian Association of Mutagenesis and Environmental Genomics
Theme: Mutagenesis
The Brazilian Society of Genetics (SBG) announces to all students and post-docs registered in the 2018 International Congress of Genetics who have submitted an abstract for presentation that the Scientific Committee will evaluate the posters and select the best work to be awarded the Alcides Carvalho Award, sponsored by MutaGen - Brazilian Association of Mutagenesis and Environmental Genomics with a cash prize of R$ 1,000.00 (one thousand Brazilian reals).

 

• Genetics Education: OSVALDO FROTA PESSOA AWARD 
Sponsorship: Fundação Danilo Pena (FUNDAPE)
Theme: Genetics Education
The Brazilian Society of Genetics (SBG) informs all students and postdocs registered in the 2018 International Congress of Genetics who have submitted an abstract for presentation that the Scientific Committee will evaluate the posters and select the best work to be awarded, sponsored by, with a cash prize of R$ 1,000.00 (one thousand Brazilian reals).