UNESCO Fellowship Programme "For Women in Science"
UNESCO National Fellowship Program "For Women in Science"
The UNESCO-L’Oréal National Fellowship programme "For Women in Science" is an ongoing commitment of UNESCO and L’Oréal to support women researchers. The programme is specially designed for young women at the doctoral or post-doctoral level who are working on a research project in one or allied fields of life sciences including biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, agriculture, medicine, pharmacy and physiology. This initiative is aimed at encouraging and supporting young women scientists to continue their research and further develop their professional careers.
3 fellowships worth of € 5,000 each, are granted every year in partnership with L`Oreal Bulgaria, the National Commission for UNESCO in Bulgaria and Sofia University.
Applicants must be women no older than 35 years and have the necessary educational and professional background.
A new application procedure starts every year. In addition a detailed information concerning the new fellowship cycle and application rules of procedure will be published on the National Commission for UNESCO in Bulgaria internet site.
The final selection of candidates will be completed by a jury of prominent academics, science experts and representatives of all partners in the project.