UNESCO/L'Oreal Fellowships for Young Women in Life Sciences
Within the framework of the UNESCO Co-Sponsored Fellowships Scheme, a joint programme has been launched with L’ORÉAL with a view to promoting the contribution of young women - from all over the world – in research developments in the field of life sciences.
Candidates must already be engaged in pursuing research at the doctoral or postdoctoral level in one or allied fields of life sciences including biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, agriculture, medicine, pharmacy and physiology. Projects involving animal models (i.e. experimentation using vertebrate laboratory animals) are rejected, and proposals in the area of cosmetics research are NOT encouraged; preference is given to non cosmetic researches.
Candidates must be no more than 35 years old . Thus, applicants born before 1 January 1978 will not be considered under this programme.Fellowship level: $20,000
Applications should be sent by e-mail to the Israeli Committee of UNESCO no later than 15.7.2012 .Full details are available here .