Even though women increasingly attain the highest academic levels, they are still under-represented at the top levels of scientific research. With the introduction of the Dutch Fellowship For Women in Science in 2013, the four partners commit to promoting scientific careers and identifying outstanding women scientists.
About the For Women in Science Fellowship
The Dutch L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowship program stimulates the scientific careers of talented young women Life Scientists with the aim of increasing the number of women professors in Netherlands in the long run. The fellowship constitutes a national initiative within the International For Women in Science program sponsored by L’Oréal and UNESCO and supported by the Dutch Network of Women Professors (LNVH).