2014 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellows
L’Oreal USA announced Monday the start of the 2015 application period for the For Women in Science fellowship program.
The program recognizes and rewards the contributions women make in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and identifies exceptional women researchers committed to serving as role models for younger generations.
Five U.S.-based women will receive a fellowship grant up to $60,000 each for their postdoctoral research through the program.
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The 2015 L’Oreal USA For Women in Science Fellowship application period is open from February 2, 2015 until March 20, 2015.
Candidates should have exceptional academic records and intellectual merit, clearly articulated research proposals with the potential for scientific advancement and outstanding letters of recommendation from advisers.
Since 2014, applicants are also evaluated in part on their commitment to supporting women and girls in STEM. Winners will be announced by September and the awards ceremony will take place in October in Washington, D.C. Applications and additional information are available at this website.
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