Information for Barbara Lawrence Award Applicants

How to Apply

  1. Log in to the website then click on the link below to access the application form (you must be a current SoE member to access the form). Barbara Lawrence Award Application Form ». You must submit your abstract and proof of student status by February 28.
  2. You will receive an email confirmation when your application has been successfully submitted (check your spam folder if you do not see it in your inbox). The email will contain a link to your submission. PLEASE SAVE THIS EMAIL AND THE LINK so you may return to your submission to add the other required materials:
    • Research paper
    • PPT/Poster
    • Statement of Authorship (if more than one author is listed).
  3. To upload your research paper, PPT/Poster, and Statement of Authorship, log in to the website and navigate to your submission (using the link provided in your confirmation email). Click the “Edit” tab and upload your files in the fields provided. Click "Submit". Your files must be received by May 19, 2018.

Please contact the Awards Coordinator at if you have questions about the award or application requirements. For technical assistance with the website and/or application form contact

Poster Guidelines

Never made a poster before? No worries. Follow this link to download a .pdf of how to make a poster. Maximum poster size is 4 feet x 4 feet (1.21 x 1.21 meters). Posters must be flat.

Click here for a Powerpoint poster template.