The West-Eberhard Award

The award, named after Marie-Jane West-Eberhard, was established in 2018 and will for the first time be awarded in 2022. Members of IUSSI sections in good standing should nominate promising junior scientists from any section to represent those sections. Junior members of IUSSI sections in good standing can also self-nominate to their section. If necessary, each section will rank candidates and put forward the highest-ranked candidate.

Eligibility - The award will be given to a promising junior scientist for outstanding achievements in the area of social insect biology.

Committee - The selection will be made by an Award Selection Committee composed of the presidents of the sections or their designees and the Secretary General of the IUSSI.


Last updated: Friday, March 25, 2022