L'Oreal USA For Women in Science Fellowship
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.
L’ORÉAL’S HISTORY OF SCIENTIFIC INNOVATION
Founded by a scientist more than 100 years ago, L’Oréal has always
been a business driven by science. Today, with a scienti c workforce
composed primarily of women, L’Oréal relies on the contributions
of women in STEM elds every day to drive growth, innovation and
discovery across all facets of the company.
L’ORÉAL-UNESCO FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE GLOBAL PROGRAM
The L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science program is a global
philanthropy that rewards women scientists around the world at critical
stages of their career. The program was created out of a simple belief:
the world needs science, and science needs women.
L’ORÉAL USA FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE FELLOWSHIP
In the United States, the For Women in Science fellowship program
awards ve women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of up to
$60,000 each for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering
and Math (STEM) elds and commitment to serving as role models
for younger generations. Each year, the program attracts talented
applicants from diverse STEM elds, representing some of the nation’s
leading academic institutions and laboratories. L’Oréal USA partners
with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
to manage the program’s application and peer-review process.
Applications will open on November 28, 2016 and are due by February 3, 2017.