L'Oréal Foundation, together with the UNESCO and the French Academy of Sciences, launches the call for proposals for the 2017 UNESCO/L’OREAL Fellowships for Young Women in Life Sciences. This project aims to encourage the development of women’s role in science. Since this programme was initiated in 2007, 170 young women received this fellowship.
The fellowships are intended for postgraduates who started their PhD before 12/31/2015, postdoctoral students who defended their PhD after the 01/09/2012 and started their postdoctorate before 01/09/2017, and to any person studying or working in France in formal sciences, life sciences, science of matter and engineering. The candidates should have no permanent position.
Application online. The closing date for application is March 27th, 2017.