APPLY NOW: L’Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowship Program!

December 6, 2018

Applications for the 2019 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program are now open and will close on Friday, February 1, 2019.  

The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program honors female scientists at a critical stage in their careers with grants of $60,000 each. Since 2003, we’ve awarded 75 postdoctoral women scientists nearly $4 million in grants. We’re seeking five exceptional female scientists looking to advance their research and serve as role models for the next generation of girls in STEM.

I invite you to share the attached materials with your community and hope that with your help we can encourage some of your institution’s outstanding women postdocs to apply.

Attached, please find (attachments may appear at bottom of email):

  • Application Flyer (optimized for email forwarding or printing as an 8.5” x 11” poster)
  • Social Media Graphics (for a Facebook or Twitter post)
  • Application FAQ
  • FWIS Program Fact Sheet

Candidates are selected from a variety of fields including the life and physical/material sciences, technology (including computer science), engineering, and mathematics. Candidates must have completed their PhD and have started in their postdoctoral position by the application deadline.

The application and more information about the L’Oréal USA For Women in Science program can be found at

Should you have any questions or require additional information, please contact me at

Thank you for considering this fellowship opportunity and for your help in advancing the role of women in science.

2019 FWIS Application Flyer

2019 FWIS Fact Sheet


Published on December 6th, 2018

Last updated on January 17th, 2021