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L’oreal Foundation for women in Science (Sub Saharan Africa programme)

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Deadline: 30 Mar,2020    Next term Starts:: 15 Dec,2020

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About

The L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science sub-Saharan Africa regional program aims to promote and encourage the participation of young African women in science. This program identifies and rewards young talented researchers in the formal sciences, life and environmental sciences, material sciences, engineering sciences and technological sciences.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Having the nationality of one of the 48 countries in the sub-Saharan African region.
  • And being enrolled in a doctoral school and carry out their doctorate in a research laboratory in one of the 49 countries in the region (including South Africa)OR
  • Having the nationality of one of the 49 countries of the sub-Saharan African region(including South Africa)
  • And being enrolled in a doctoral school and complete their doctorate in a research laboratory in one of the 48 countries of sub-Saharan Africa
  • Conducting research in one of the scientific fields listed in Appendice 2

For post-doctorates

  • Having the nationality of one of the 48 countries in the sub-Saharan African region
  • And being enrolled in post-doctorate in a research laboratory or an institution in one of the 49 countries in the region (including South Africa)
  • OR Having the nationality of one of the 49 countries of the sub-Saharan African region
    (including South Africa)
  • And being enrolled in a post-doctorate in a research \

 

Awards and Benefits

  • €10,000€ for doctorates & €15,000 for post-doctorates
    For this 11th edition, 20 endowments will be given to encourage young researchers currently in doctoral or post-doctoral studies to pursue a brilliant scientific career.
  • 15 endowments of 10,000 € each, will be allocated to 15 doctoral students enrolled in a doctoral school and in a research laboratory in sub-Saharan Africa
  • 5 endowments of € 15,000 each, will be allocated to 5 post-docs working in a laboratory or research institute in sub-Saharan Africa (see section 2. Eligibility criteria).

 

How To Apply

To apply please click here