How to apply

Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists

Applicants are to submit a 1000-word essay that is judged by an independent editorial team organized by the journal Science. Essays are judged on the quality of research and the applicants’ ability to articulate how their work would contribute to the scientific field. This year’s application period is  February 15 – July 15, 2019.

Life science researchers who have received a PhD within last 2 years

The categories are:

  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Genomics, Proteomics and Systems Biology
  • Ecology and​ Environment
  • Molecular Medicine

For more information about the rules of eligibility, entry procedures and selection of winners head to the Science website.
Apply now: Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists