ISM Excellence in Microbiology Scholarship: Enterprising Microbiologist

Congratulations to the 2018 Enterprising Microbiologist winner: Jennifer O’Neill (MLS), Loyola University Medical Center

A $2000 monetary award and recognition to be presented at the ISM Spring Meeting.


The application deadline is March 31, 2019

Application Requirements:

1. Current membership in ISM
2. CV or resume (submit via email to: [email protected])
3. A brief abstract of a project or on-going research (click here for details)
4. Willingness to present a 25 minute oral presentation at the Spring ISM meeting
5. Complete the short answer questionnaire below

Helpful Hint: We want to get to know you better. Make it personal. Be honest.
Selection Process and Award:
Members of the ISM Board will review all applications. The top 5 applications will be submitted to the entire ISM board for review. One winner will be selected and notified prior to the Spring ISM Meeting. A presentation at the meeting is required to receive the award. The top 5 applicants will be invited to present a poster at the meeting and registration fees will be waived if they choose to attend.