The results are in! The first-place, second-place, and third-place posters in three poster categories, along with the best undergraduate poster, were announced in a ceremony on Thursday. The winning students receive monetary prizes, sponsored by BP, and the first-place winners of each category are invited to publish an open access Poster Award Research Letter in CORROSION journal, the sponsoring publication.
The 2021 Student Poster Award winners, by category are:
Mars Fontana Prize for Corrosion Engineering
Harvey Herro Prize for Applied Corrosion Technology
Marcel Pourbaix Prize for Corrosion Science
Best Undergraduate Poster
First Place: Forest Swanson, Boise State University
In addition to announcing the Student Poster Award winners, the ceremony also recognized the Foundation Scholarship Award recipients and introduced AMPP’s new EMERG Student Outreach Program. A short presentation on how and why to publish by Dr. John Scully and a congratulatory message from Tim Bieri on behalf of the awards’ sponsor, BP, rounded out the ceremony.
The student posters will be available to view until May 1 and the Student Poster Awards Ceremony will be available to view until October 31.
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