Opportunities for Current Students

  • Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists
  • Booking.com funds scholarships for women students to pursue master's programs in engineering at IISc
  • National and international student design competition of James Dyson Foundation

Apply for the Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists — an annual prize awarded to early-career scientists. The prize is presented in four categories: Cell and Molecular Biology, Ecology and Environment, Molecular Medicine, and Genomics, Proteomics and Systems Biology.

The winners will have their essays published by Science, win up to USD 30,000 and be invited to Sweden to attend the award ceremony. Get ready for a life-changing moment in your scientific career.

Application deadline: July 15th, 2019

Eligible entrants must have been awarded their doctoral degree in 2017 or 2018. The winners from each category will compete for the Grand Prize.

Read more: scienceprize.scilifelab.se Questions/Inquiries: SciLifeLabPrize@aaas.org

The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) is pleased to partner with Booking.com, one of the world’s largest digital travel e-commerce companies, to announce a scholarship program specifically for women to help support their journey in the technology sector. The grants from Booking.com will cover scholarships for women seeking to pursue their post-graduation program in engineering at the Indian Institute of Science, starting in the academic year 2019-20.

Link to press release: https://globalnews.booking.com/bookingcom-introduces-scholarship-initiatives-for-universities-in-the-us-and-india-to-support-and-advance-the-prospects-of-women-in-stem-careers/

The James Dyson Award challenges students and recent graduates of design, engineering and related disciplines to design something that solves a problem. The best invention internationally is awarded £30,000 in prize money, and their university receives £5,000.

For details, see: www.jamesdysonaward.com