L’Oréal UK and Ireland, the UK National Commission for UNESCO and the Irish National Commission for UNESCO, with the support of the Royal Society have partnered together to provide a dedicated UK and Ireland For Women In Science Fellowship Programme for women scientists at postdoctoral level to enable and/or facilitate promising scientific research in the life or physical sciences.
Four fellowships will be awarded in 2012, each worth £15000 (or equivalent in Euros). They are tenable at any UK or Irish university or research institute to support a 12-month period of research.
Applications are now open. The closing date for is midnight (BST) Friday 23rd March 2012. See http://www.womeninscience.co.uk/ for further details.