The L’Oréal For Women in Science program recognizes and rewards the contributions women make in the STEM fields and identifies exceptional women researchers committed to serving as role models for younger generations. Five post-doctoral fellowships will be awarded in the U.S. this year with grants of up to $60,000 each. Applicants are welcome from a variety of fields, including the life and physical/material sciences, technology (including computer science), engineering, and mathematics.
Archive – March 2014
Dreyfus Foundation Special Grant Program in the Chemical Sciences - External Deadline: June 5, 2014 (Letter of Inquiry)
The Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation is looking to fund projects that will significantly advance the chemical sciences in the U.S. Areas of interest include: the increase in public awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the chemical sciences; innovative approaches to chemistry education at all levels; and efforts to make chemistry careers more attractive. Research proposals will not be considered. 2013 grants ranged from $6,500 to $100,000.
The Vilchek Foundation will be awarding three Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science of $50,000 each to young foreign-born biomedical scientists practicing in the U.S. who demonstrate outstanding early achievement. Eligible work may be in basic, applied, and/or translational biomedical science. An online application must be filed by 5:00pm EDT on June 10, 2014; applicants must meet a number of eligibility criteria and supply two letters of recommendation.