FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award 2020: nominate by 15 October 2019
Nominations are now invited for the 2020 FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award.
The FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award is a joint initiative of FEBS and EMBO. Launched in 2007, the aim of the award is to highlight the major contributions made by female scientists to life sciences research. Winners of the award will serve as inspiring role models for future generations of women in science. Each year an individual woman working in the life sciences will be recognized for her exceptional achievements. The winner will be honoured at the annual FEBS Congress, where she will receive a prize of €10,000 and a statuette, and present a special plenary lecture.
More details about the award and the nomination process can be found in the Awards section of the FEBS website; click here. Nominations for the 2020 award should be submitted by 15 October 2019.
Photo: Sara Linse, Lund University, Sweden (far right) holding aloft the FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award 2019 statuette, presented by Gerlind Wallon (EMBO, left) and Cecilia Arraiano (FEBS, centre) at the 44th FEBS Congress in Krakow, Poland, 7 July 2019. Sara Linse delivered a plenary lecture at the event on amyloid β aggregation and the role of inhibitors. Photo credit: Piotr Banasik, bananstudio.pl