PhD Poster Competition 2017

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13 March 2017


The L'Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science PhD Poster competition is now closed.


The L’Oréal-UNESCO UK and Ireland Fellowships For Women In Science were launched in 2007 and provide flexible and practical help to female post-doctoral researchers. Following the success of last year's PhD poster competition, we want to continue supporting early career scientists and are inviting ten female PhD students in the fields of Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Sciences to present at the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards Ceremony at the Royal Society in London on 4th May 2017.

To apply to present your poster, please submit a 300 word abstract using the template provided here. Please send complete abstract applications to Ellyw Evans (FWIS@unesco.org.uk) by 5pm 27th March 2017.

PhD students selected to present their posters will be notified by 10th April 2017. If successful with your application, please be advised you will be need to be at the Royal Society in London from 5.30pm on the 4th May 2017.

All poster presenters will be invited to attend the Awards Ceremony as a guest of L’Oréal and receive a L’Oréal Goodie Bag. The posters will be judged on the evening and winning poster presenters will receive and honorarium. If you would like any further information, please contact Ellyw Evans (FWIS@unesco.org.uk)

Link to the abstract template

Terms and Conditions Apply: UK & ROI residents 18+ only. Closes 27th March 2017. To enter please submit your abstract in the attached template to FWIS@unesco.org.uk. Prize is the opportunity to present your work, a L’Oréal Goodie Bag. Two Winners will receive and honorarium. For full T&Cs please click here.

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