Athena Swan

Athena Swan promotes and supports the careers of women in Science, Engineering and Technology (STEM), and aims to address gender inequalities and imbalance in these disciplines and, in particular, the under-representation of women in senior roles.

Tuesday, 16 February 2016

Royal Astronomical Society early career funding

Fowler awards
The Royal Astronomical Society invites nominations for the Fowler awards. These are awarded to individuals who have made a noteworthy contribution to the astronomical and geophysical sciences at an early stage of their research career.

Candidates may be of any nationality, however significant parts of the work should have been carried out in the UK or with facilities in which the UK has a recognised interest. Applicants should have completed their PhD no more than 10 years preceding the time of application.Two prizes, worth £500 each, are available.

More details here.


Winton Capital awards
The Royal Astronomical Society invites nominations for the Winton Capital awards. These recognise researchers in astronomy and geophysics whose career has shown the most promising development.

Candidates should have completed their PhD no more than five years preceding the time of nomination.Prizes are worth £1,000 each.

More details here.

Deadlines for both 31 July.

No comments:

Post a Comment