Building a strong network at the very early stage in your career is crucial.
Therefore, EFMC decided to create a new network for young scientists:
the EFMC-Young Scientists Network.
The aim of the EFMC-YSN is to inspire, connect and provide opportunities to medicinal chemists and chemical biologists in their Early Career
Because recognising excellence and merits is important since the early stage, the EFMC and the Young Scientists Network are proud to announce the first edition of the "EFMC-YSN PhD Prize".
The Prize will constist of a diploma, a free registration and a 500€ travel grant to attend the XXVI EFMC International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry (EFMC-ISMC 2020) and EFMC Young Medicinal Chemist Symposium (EFMC-YMCS 2020) which will take place in Basel, Switzerland on September 6-10 & 10-11, 2020.
Who can apply?
How to apply?
Deadline for submission: January 31, 2020
The winner will be announced during the month of April.
The meeting will take place on September 10-11, 2020 in Basel Switzerland, so be sure to save the date!
The Programme of the 7th EFMC Young Medicinal Chemist Symposium will include:
The event will also be the opportunity to develop your skills in attending free workshops given by the Young Scientists Network.
Discounted fees will be applicable for EFMC-YSN Members!
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