Grants / Awards

Awards and Student Travel Grants

The 26th APWSS Conference provides a unique opportunity for young researchers, especially students to present their research and discuss with leaders in their fields and receive encouragement to continue their work.

These Travel Grants and Awards are funded by The 26th APWSS Conference Organizing Committee, the Weed Science Society of Japan, and the International Weed Science Society.

APWSS 2017 Kyoto Student Travel Grants

Travel grants provide partial travel support to students who have an accepted abstract with a high score for the 26th APWSS Conference.

Travel Grant Recipients

We are pleased to announce that the IWSS and the APWSS Student Travel Grants have been awarded to the following authors.

  • All recipients must attend the conference and give a presentation to receive the prize.
    Registration fees will not be waived.

*APWSS Student Travel Grant Recipients

Amount Awarded: 30,000JPY

  • Mr. Kassio F. Mendes, University of So Paulo, Brazil
  • Mr. Rouzbeh Zangoueinejad, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili, Iran
  • Mr. Vinay K. Sindhu, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, India
  • Ms. Writuparna Dutta, Presidency University, India
  • Mr. Shahid Farooq, Gaziosmanpasa University, Turkey

*IWSS Student Travel Grant Recipients

Amount Awarded: 500USD

  • Ms. Norazua binti Zakaria, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Mr. Faisal Islam, Zhejiang University, China
  • Ms. Amarpreet Kaur, Panjab University, India

They were selected through a competitive application and review process.
Congratulations on your hard work!

APWSS 2017 Kyoto Best Oral & Poster Presentation Award

There is still an opportunity to be considered for the APWSS 2017 Kyoto Best Oral & Poster Presentation Awards!
Look forward to your scientific contributions!

  • Number Available:
    2 (Best Oral Presentation)
    2 (Best Poster Presentation)
  • Amount awarded: 20,000JPY
  • Awards will be given to researchers who are under 35 years old.

Contact Information
Send related correspondence and questions to apwss2017@c-linkage.co.jp.