Submission Deadline - Early Career Professional Recognition Symposium

This juried symposium will feature four presentations of Student Transition and Early Professional members of ESA, one from each Section, who will be selected to give a 30-minute feature presentation describing their research programs in this special symposium. Additional information will be required, including an abstract, 1-page cover letter, and CV. Winners will receive a $500 travel stipend. 

ESA Section Awards

ESA Sections offer over 15 awards, ranging from undergraduate student awards to lifetime achievment awards.  Select your section to see what awards are offered:

ESA Branch Awards

ESA Branches offer over 50 awards, ranging from undergraduate student awards to legacy awards.  Select your branch to see what awards are offered:

Pacific Branch Dr. Stephen Garczynski Undergraduate Research Scholarship


This scholarship honors the memory of Dr. Stephen Garczynski, who had an unmatched passion for mentoring undergraduate students in their research. Steve helped students by serving as a role model with his contagious energy and drive, his ability to teach and convey his scientific knowledge, and by encouraging students to be creative and innovative in their work.