Applications now open: 2023 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK & Ireland Rising Talent Programme

Deadline: 2 December 2022, 5pm GMT

Are you a female post-doc researcher working in Physical Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Life Sciences or Sustainable Development?

As part of their 2023 Rising Talent Programme, the L’Oréal For Women in Science Team will be awarding five outstanding early-career women scientists a grant of £15,000 (equivalent € for candidates in Ireland) to support their research in the fields of Physical Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Life Sciences and Sustainable Development.

The awards have been designed to provide flexible and practical financial support to enable these women scientists to further their research and careers. With the grant, winners may choose to spend their fellowship on buying scientific equipment, paying for childcare, travel costs or indeed whatever they need to continue their research.

In addition to the financial support offered, each year past and present fellows receive training and networking opportunities supported by L’Oréal.

Find out more:

How to apply

Candidates can apply online here by the deadline of 2 December 2022 at 17:00 GMT.

The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on 24 April 2023, further details will be shared on the website in due course.

Q&A Webinars

If you’d like to learn more about the awards, or have a question, the team will be hosting two webinars with some of the previous fellows in the next few weeks, to give applicants the change to hear first-hand experience of the programme and an opportunity to ask questions.

Register for a place on the webinars now.

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