Prize for Young Scientists open for applications

The Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists is a global prize, established in 2013, aimed at rewarding scientists at an early stage of their careers.

The international Prize is awarded annually to four young scientists for outstanding life science research for which he/she earned a doctoral degree in the previous two years. Each year, a Grand Prize winner is selected from the applicants to receive 30,000 USD in prize money. The three other category winners are awarded 10,000 USD each for their accomplishments.

Four recent PhDs are selected as winners and will be published by Science, receive up to 30,000 USD and be invited to Sweden to receive their awards, present their research, and meet with leading scientists in their respective fields.
This year’s categories are:
        • Cell and Molecular Biology
        • Genomics, Proteomics and Systems Biology Approaches
        • Ecology and Environment
        • Molecular Medicine

The application deadline for this year’s prize is 15 July 2020.

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