DIRECTOR STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT
UNDER THE APPLIED DNA SCIENCES, INC.
2005 INCENTIVE STOCK PLAN
AGREEMENT made as of the ______ day of June, 2008, by and between APPLIED DNA
SCIENCES, INC. (the "Company") and _________________________________ (the "Optionee").
Award . Pursuant to the Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. 2005 Incentive Stock Plan (the
“Plan”), the Company hereby grants to the Optionee an option (the “Option”) to purchase up to
__________________ shares of the Company’s common stock (the “Common Stock”) at an exercise price per
share of $ _______ upon the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement and the Plan. The Optionee
acknowledges having received a copy of the Plan. The provisions of the Plan will govern in the event of any
inconsistency with the terms of this Agreement. Capitalized terms used but not defined in this Agreement will have
the meanings ascribed to them by the Plan.
Option Term . Unless terminated sooner, the Option shall expire if and to the extent it is not
exercised within five years from the date hereof. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Option will terminate on the
date of the next meeting of the Company’s stockholders if, at that meeting, the Company’s stockholders do not
approve a Plan amendment that would increase the number of shares of Common Stock that may be issued
under the Plan to 100,000,000 shares.
Vesting Conditions . Except as otherwise provided, the Option will become 25% vested on
the date hereof and the balance of the Option will become vested in three equal annual equal increments (each for
25% of the shares covered by the Option) beginning on the first anniversary of the date hereof, subject to the
Optionee’s continuous service with the Company or any of its subsidiaries (“Applied DNA Sciences”) through
the applicable vesting date. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, the vested portion of the
Option will not be exercisable if the