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2018 Pilot Grant Program Announcement

Looking to make your mark at UF? Maybe you’re tired of people thinking you’re *just* a scientist? How about having hundreds of people walking about in your art? Enter the Florida Genetics Symposium 2016 Shirt Design Contest for a chance at a $100 prize! The Florida Genetics Symposium is an annual conference hosted by the UF Genetics Institute. Speakers from institutions around the world will present, and discuss, genetics and genomics topics organized into three sessions.

This contest is open to all UF students, faculty and staff, as well as the Gainesville public. The design must incorporate genetics as a theme, may not involve more than four colors, and the T-shirt must be white. No obscene content will be accepted. It must also include the following elements:
  • Event title
  • Date (Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 2016)
  • “Hosted by the University of Florida Genetics Institute”
  • Front and back design

Learn more about the conference here.  Join our Facebook event! Please submit a high-resolution file of your design by midnight Oct. 28 to Ellison Langford at

By submitting your art, you transfers all rights of ownership and usage of the image to the University of Florida Genetics Institute.