Deep-Sea Biology Symposium Travel Award Update

We are delighted to announce that the Deep-Sea Biology Society in conjunction with Frontiers in Marine Science have awarded 8 travel awards for the 15th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium. Congratulations go to:

Poppy Best, Plymouth University, UK

Raissa Hogan, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland

Dr Sven Laming, IFREMER, Brest, France

Beatriz Mejia Mercado, Florida State University, USA

Elisabeth Myers, Massey University, New Zealand

Dr Craig Robertson, University of Bangor, UK

Lissette Victorero, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, UK

Yi Yang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Additionally, we are delighted to announce that a further 5 awards for scientists from developing nations have been sponsored by the United Nations International Seabed Authority. These awards have been administered by Deep-Sea Biology Society along with the Deep-Ocean Stewardship Initiative (DOSI) and congratulations go to:

Ana Luna Cruz, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico

Dr Marina Fernandez, University of São Paulo, Brazil

Dr Eleonora Puccinelli, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Pamela Rivadeneira, Laboratorio de Ecosistemas Costeros, Plataforma y Mar Profundo, Argentina

Diana Salcedo, Institute of Ocean Sciences and Limnology, Mexico


We encourage you to support them at the conference and attend their presentations and are looking forward to hearing about their experiences on their return.

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