The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program has awarded 65 post-doctoral women scientists more than $3 million in grants since 2003.
The L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science program recognizes and rewards the contributions women make in STEM fields and identifies exceptional women researchers committed to serving as role models for younger generations. More than 2,250 women scientists in over 110 countries have been recognized since the program began in 1998.
In the US, the L’Oréal USA For Women In Science fellowship program awards five post‐doctoral women scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each. Applicants are selected from a variety of fields, including the life and physical/material sciences, technology (including computer science), engineering, and mathematics.
Applications are due February 3, 2017. The application can be found online at www.lorealusa.com/forwomeninscience. Please note that candidates must be available during the week of October 30, 2017 for the For Women in Science Awards Week if chosen as a winning Fellow.