The Society for Ethnobotany

Fostering research and education on the past, present, and future uses of plants by people.

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SEB Annual Meeting Student Awards:

1.     Julia F. Morton Award for Best Poster Presentation.

2.     Edmund H. Fulling Award for Best Oral Presentation.


Annual Student Research Award:

1.     Richard E. Schultes Award. Awarded to graduate student members of SEB, or members who have received their degree within the past year to help defray costs of fieldwork. Application is required and awards will be presented by June 30th each year.  


Other Awards:

1.     Defining Ethnobotany Award. The ‘Defining Ethnobotany Award’ was created in 2021 with the aim of diversifying perspectives on what ethnobotany means to people from various backgrounds and fields. Applicants for this award must be SEB student members and should create a <1 minute video responding to the question “What is ethnobotany to me?”.