2019 Society for Applied Spectroscopy - Atomic Spectroscopy Student Award


In 2019, the Society for Applied Spectroscopy (SAS) and the SAS Atomic Technical Section will honor up to 4 students with the inaugural SAS Atomic Spectroscopy Student Award. This award will be given to students (undergraduate or graduate) who have excelled in the area of Atomic Spectroscopy. Students selected for this award will be required to present their work as an oral presentation at SciX 2019 which will be held in Palm Springs, California on October 13-18, 2019. The award will come with travel assistance (> $500) and a 2 year SAS membership after graduation. To apply or recommend a student, please submit the following materials: 1) Letter of recommendation from the student’s advisor, 2) one-page letter from the student highlighting their accomplishments/credentials and how their research impacts the field of atomic spectroscopy, and 3) scientific abstract for work they would present if chosen. Documents should be emailed to Derrick Quarles and Ben Manard at atomic.section@s-a-s.org no later than March 1, 2019 with award winners being notified by the beginning of April.


Students that apply for the award either need to be an SAS member or they can register at the time of submission. Student memberships can be completed online (https://www.s-a-s.org/sas/join/index.html?action=sas&sas_activity=membership) or by phone (+1-301-694-8122).