The Carlyn Halde Latin American Student Travel Award

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  • The purpose of the Carlyn Halde Latin American Student Travel Grant Award is to provide recognition of an outstanding graduate student presenting an abstract accepted by the ASM general meeting in the field of medical mycology.
  • The Award consists of the banquet ticket, and ASM provides a plaque and a $1200 travel award.
  • The Awardees will be asked to give short presentation of their abstract to those in attendance at the meeting at which the Award is presented.
  • The recipient shall be selected from among all Latin American graduate students submitting abstracts to the ASM general meeting in Division F or C.  All submitted abstracts will be reviewed and ranked by the MMSA Officers and Councilors. Results will be tallied and the top ranked abstract will be selected for the awards.