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James G. Cooper Young Professional Award

Name: James G. Cooper Young Professional Award
Bird-specific?: Yes
Website: http://www.americanornithology.org/content/aos-cooper-award
Organization: American Ornithological Society
Award Amount: $1000
Eligible Recipients: Postdoctoral , Early Professionals
Purpose: Meeting Attendance, Recognition for Research Project
Location of Research / Travel / Meeting Etc.: North America, Central America, Caribbean, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australasia, South Polar, Atlantic/Arctic Oceans, Indian Ocean, Pacific Ocean
Annual Application Deadline(s): April

The James G. Cooper Young Professional Award, named in honor of the former COS, recognizes early-career ornithological researchers for their outstanding contributions in any field of ornithology. It consists of a framed certificate, $1000 honorarium, travel stipend to attend the annual meeting, and a private social at the meeting for Young Professional awardees.