Fellowship Award Scheme
International Society of Environmental
Botanists (ISEB) has introduced the Fellowship Award
Scheme to recognize significant contributions made by
its Life Members and a few selected eminent plant
scientists from India and abroad. The Society has framed
rules and regulations governing the election to the
fellowship of ISEB from 2018 onwards.
Initially, the Society has awarded the
fellowship for the year 2017 to its Founder Life Members
and the Fellows of INSA, NASI, NAAS, IASc.
Click here to view
the List of Founder Fellows.
Any Life member of ISEB willing to be
considered for the award of ISEB fellowship will send
his/her nomination on the prescribed proforma duly
signed by any two Fellows of ISEB. A Fellow of ISEB can
propose/second not more than two persons in a calendar
year. The last date for receiving
nominations by ISEB for the year 2018 is 30th April,
The nomination papers should be sent to
the Joint Secretary & Convener (Fellowship Affairs),
International Society of Environmental Botanists, CSIR-National
Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow-226001.
International Union of biological
Sciences (IUBS), Paris, which is co-sponsoring ICPEP-6
Conference has allocated an amount of 5000€ to
organizers of the conference to support the attendance
of some young scientists. This grant will be shared by
several young scientists selected by the organising
committee of the conference. Those young scientists who
are eligible to apply for this grant should have an
active participation (poster or oral presentation) in
this conference. They shot be under 35 years or hold a
Ph.D for less than 5 years the grants can sponsor their
registration/travel/accommodation. They will have to
send a summary of their presentation and acknowledge
The young scientists sponsored by IUBS
will be required to use IUBSs logo in their
presentations during the conference. They will also have
to write a short paragraph about their presentation that
will be posted on IUBS Website.
Those who wish to apply for young
scientist grant should submit an applications on plain
paper to organizing secretaries ICPEP-6, International
Society of Environmental Botanists, CSIR-National
Botanical Research Institute, Rana Pratap Marg,
Lucknow-226001, India either by post or by email (email@example.com).
They must enclose their abstract and duly filled
registration from along with their application.
Sub-tropical and Tropical Oaks
International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO),
Vienna is co-sponsoring a satellite session on "Ecology
and Silviculture of Sub-tropical and Tropical
Oaks under Global Change" under the aegis of ICPEP-6
during the Conference at CSIR-NBRI Lucknow, India.
(November 27-30, 2018)
IUFRO (SPDC) is also
providing two full sponsorships for early or mid career
scientists from eligible countries.
For details of application
Click here to download the flyer of IUFRO Oak Session
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Member of International Union of Biological Sciences
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is official news letter of ISEB and was launched on 1st January 1995.
published quarterly every January, April, July & October and caters
to a wide range of readers, including those who are not trained
scientists but are deeply interested in current environmental issues.
Printed copy of
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April 2018 issue of EnviroNews has
been released and hard copy of same is being mailed to members.
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Main contents of April 2018 issue:
Indian Agriculture: Tradition in Transition by Dimple Khatri, A. Arunachalam and K. Arunachalam
Issues related to Sustainable Management of Forests of Northeast India
by B.K. Tiwari