Opportunities for scientists—February 2019

February 27, 2019

External opportunities

L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Australia and New Zealand Fellowships

Applications close 4 March 2019

Recognises the achievements of outstanding female scientists, supporting them to continue their research and help them rise to leadership positions in their field of expertise. Four Australian Fellowships and one New Zealand Fellowship—$25,000 each

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Keio Medical Science Prize

Applications close 7 March 2019

Awarded in the fields of basic medicine, clinical medicine or life sciences closely related to medicine— ¥10 million.

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Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science

Nominations close 12 March 2019

Nominations sought for Australia’s national science and teaching awards, which carry a total pool of $750,000 in prize monies. Categories are:

  • Prime Minister’s Prize for Science—$250,000
  • Frank Fenner Prize for Life Scientist of the Year—$50,000
  • Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year—$50,000
  • Prime Minister's Prize for Innovation—$250,000
  • Prize for New Innovators—$50,000
  • Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Primary Schools—$50,000
  • Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools—$50,000

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