Call for Applications 2014
|Women scientists who are nationals or permanent residents of any country in Sub-Saharan Africa have from 22 May to 21 August 2014 to apply for the 2014 L’ORÉAL-UNESCO Regional Fellowships. The Program aims to honour 10 talented African women for the quality of their research and assist them to pursue a brilliant career in science in any Sub-Saharan African country.
5 Fellowships of € 5,000 each will be granted to 5 African Ph.D. students and another
5 Fellowships of € 10,000 each will be granted to 5 African postdoctoral researchers.
The age limit for applicants is 40 years for Ph.D students and 45 years for postdoctoral researchers.
- Having obtained Ph.D. degree in Life or Physical Sciences or pursuing studies leading to a Ph.D. degree. Applicants who have not registered and commenced their Ph.D study are not eligible to apply.
- Having nationality of any Sub-Saharan African country.
- Working in a Research Laboratory or Institution in one of the region’s countries or being enrolled in an African Doctoral University.
- Candidates must be no more than 40 years for Ph.D students and 45 years for postdoctoral researchers by the end of the application period.