The Raffle Committee for the 2014 Annual Meeting is currently seeking items for the raffle and silent auction. Proceeds from the raffle will aid the growth of the Mexico Chapter and assist the Western Division with travel assistance, student and professional grants, and future AFS meetings.
Please contact committee chair Mark Smith (mark.smith2 [at] wyo.gov) with any questions and to coordinate donations, or visit: http://wdmeeting2014.wordpress.com/sponsorship/raffle-silent-auction-donations/ for more information.
The Society is proud to announce FURTHER opportunities for funding to offset PROFESSIONAL travel to the 2014 Western Division Annual Meeting in Mazatlan Mexico. Applications must be submitted by DECEMBER 31, 2013 to be considered for funding. More information can be found at:
Attention students: The Western Division AFS is awarding travel grants to help students attend the 2014 annual meeting Mazatlan, Mexico, April 7-11, 2014. Applications must be completed and returned by December 31, 2014.
More information and the application can be found at: http://wdafs.org/students/travel-award-information/
A number of pages have been updated on the 2014 Western Division Annual Meeting website:
Be sure to check it out for an updated schedule of events, details on how to reserve a hotel room, the first call for papers and posters, and details on how to sponsor the meeting. Details on meeting registration will be posted soon so be sure to check back often.
The 2014 Western Division AFS Program Committee is pleased to announce the first call for Papers and Posters for the Western Division AFS meeting which will be held from April 7–11, 2014 in Mazatlán, Mexico. Together with the Mexico Chapter of AFS, the Western Division is pleased to be hosting this meeting with the backdrop of the beautiful city of Mazatlán.
Presenters will be able to contribute to one or more of the symposia, present in one of the general oral presentation sessions, and/or provide a poster. All presentations must be submitted through the meeting website at: http://wdmeeting2014.wordpress.com/
Specific guidelines for submission as well as an easy to use form can be found at: http://wdmeeting2014.wordpress.com/abstracts/
THE DEADLINE FOR PAPER AND POSTER SUBMISSION IS JANUARY 17, 2014.
The Sponsorship Committee for the 2014 Western Division Meeting in Mazatlán, Mexico is currently seeking sponsors and trade show vendors for this international meeting held April 7 – 11, 2014. Please consider how your organization can contribute and go to the Sponsors & Trade Show page for more information.