SSR Awards

Janice Bahr Junior Scientist Travel Award

The Janice Bahr Junior Scientist Travel Fund is a self-nominated award and was established in 2017 to recognize a Regular Member of the Society, an active Assistant Professor or position of similar rank on the tenure-track.


Requirements:

  • Individual must be a regular member of SSR
  • Provide proof of appointment as an Assistant Professor or position of similar rank and be less than 5 years into a tenure track/ similar appointment
  • Be employed by a U.S or international academic institution


Application Components:

  1. Statement of Purpose - Please submit a statement (2-page maximum) describing your professional accomplishments that qualify you as a competitive applicant for the award. Specifically detail your accomplishments in the areas of research, education, and service.
  2. Recommendation Letters (sent directly to SSR)
  3. Curriculum Vitae


How to Apply:

  1. Combine your Statement of Purpose and CV into one PDF document
  2. Name this PDF using the following naming convention: Applicant Last Name_Award Name e.g., Hedrick_Junior
  3. Email PDF to the awards@ssr.org by October 15, 2019
  4. Have your recommendation letter writers send their recommendations to SSR (same email addresses as above) using the following naming convention: Applicant Last Name_Award Name_Writer Last Name e.g., Hedrick_Junior_Davis


View previous Janice Bahr Junior Scientist Travel Fund recipients HERE