The LˇŻOr¨¦al-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. 


In the US, the For Women In Science fellowship program awards five post©\doctoral women scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each. Applicants are selected from a variety of fields, including the life and physical/material sciences, technology (including computer science), engineering, and mathematics.


Applications will open on November 30, 2015 and are due by February 5, 2016.


The application and more information about the LˇŻOr¨¦al USA For Women in Science program can be found at


Should you have any questions or require additional information, please e©\mail Rachel Pacifico at [log in to unmask].


Thank you for considering this fellowship opportunity and for your help in advancing the role of women in science.