The Department of Science and Technology IX (DOST-IX) is accepting nominations for the 2018 L’Oreal-UNESCO Awards (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) “For Women in Science”.
The award is open to women scientists all over the world who have made outstanding contributions to scientific advancement in the Life Sciences.
Five prizes of € 100,000 will be awarded in Marc 2018 to five women specialists who represent the following regions: Africa and the Arab States, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and North America.
No paper applications will be considered. Nominations can only be submitted electronically through the online platform: www.forwomeninscience.com
The complete list of rules and regulations may be viewed at unesco.org/fileadmin/multimedia/FIELD/Apia/pdf/Rules.pdf
Deadline for the submission of nominations is June 16, 2017.