Nominations Are Now Open for the 2012 Royal Society Rosalind Franklin Award

Nominations Are Now Open for the 2012 Royal Society Rosalind Franklin Award! 

The Royal Society Rosalind Franklin Award is awarded annually for an outstanding contribution to any area of science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM). The recipient of the award is expected to spend a proportion of the grant on implementing a project to raise the profile of women in STEM in their host institution and/or field of expertise in the UK.

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Grants.gov Announces "Small Business Innovation Research / Small Business Technology Transfer"

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)/ Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) FY 2012 Phase I (Release 2)

DESCRIPTION: Grants to stimulate technological innovation in the private sector by strengthening the role of small business concerns, especially those engaged in biological and chemical technologies, education applications, electronics, information, and communication technologies, and nanotechnology, advanced materials, and manufacturing.

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Nominations Deadline 12/15/11 L'Oreal USA Fellowships For Women in Science

L'Oreal USA Fellowships for Women In Science - Nomination Deadline 12/15/11

The L'Oréal USA Fellowships for Women in Science program is a national awards program that annually recognizes and rewards five U.S.-based women researchers at the beginning of their scientific careers. Recipients receive up to $60,000 each that they must put towards their postdoctoral research.

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Kavli Prize 2012 Call for Nominations

The Kavli Prize is now accepting nominations for excellence in astrophysics, nanoscience, and neuroscience. The deadline is December 1, 2011.

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Burroughs Wellcome Fund: Collaborative Research Travel Grants

Burroughs Wellcome Fund: Collaborative Research Travel Grants

This program provides up to $15,000 in support for researchers from degree-granting institutions to travel either domestically or internationally to a laboratory to acquire a new research technique, to facilitate a collaboration, or to attend a laboratory/lecture course. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or currently studying in a Ph.D. program in mathematics, physics, chemistry, computer science, statistics, or engineering interested in investigating research opportunities in the biological sciences. Biologists interested in working with physical scientists, mathematicians, engineers, chemists, statisticians, or computer scientists to incorporate their ideas and approaches to answering biological questions are eligible.

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