L'Oréal USA announced the start of the application period for its L’Oréal USA Fellowships for Women in Science program. In its fourth year, the national program aims to recognize and support five women post-doctoral researchers in the U.S. who are pursuing careers in scientific fields. L’Oréal USA has doubled the value of its fellowship grants from a current $20,000 to $40,000 for the 2007 program.
The program is open to women post-doctoral researchers only. Candidates interested in applying may visit the L’Oréal USA Fellowships for Women in Science site at http://www.lorealusa.com/forwomeninscience, to obtain more information about program eligibility and requirements. All applications must be post marked by October 31, 2006.