December 8, 2016

Funding Opportunity: L'Oreal USA For Women in Science Fellowship

L’Oreal has recognized more than 2,250 women scientists in more than 110 countries since the program began in 1998. The organization is seeking five exceptional female scientists in the United States looking to advance their research and serve as role models for the next generation of girls in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics).

Candidates must have completed their Ph.D. and have started postdoctoral research by the application deadline of Feb. 3, 2017 and must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident to apply.

  • Awards 5 annual $60,000 fellowships (each payment in two installments)
  • Must be female post-doc, Ph.D. (non-faculty) candidates. Ph.D. must be earned by Feb. 3, 2017.
  • Areas of Research: Life/Physical Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
  • Must commit to mentorship of young women and girls in science (awardees must commit 20 hours)
  • Must be U.S. citizen
  • NO institutional applicant limit

More information and the application are available at LOrealUSA.com/forwomeninscience.