Application Deadline: New York Academy of Sciences Journey Through Science Day

All Day
on Monday, September 16, 2013
URL:
http://www.nyas.org/pepsicoapplication

On December 9, 2013, the New York Academy of Sciences and PepsiCo will host a special Journey through Science Day at the Academy's headquarters in New York City. Fifty exceptional students and early career scientists (MS, PhD, postdoc) will be selected for this unique opportunity to interact with PepsiCo's R&D leadership, learn about their efforts to develop products rooted in science-based nutrition, and get an exclusive glimpse of how science has shaped their careers. Additionally, each participant will be asked to present a poster on their research to highlight and share their own activities and interests with PepsiCo.

We are looking to invite individuals with experience in the following key areas:

LIFE SCIENCES: Nutrition, Biochemistry, Toxicology, Biology, and Pharmacology; ENGINEERING: Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Plastics Engineering, Packaging Engineering Food Science: Food Science specialties, Agriculture and Analytical Chemistry; MATERIAL SCIENCE: Material Science, Polymer Science.

We invite graduate students and postdocs to apply by submitting an application form to sciencealliance@nyas.org. Early submissions are strongly encouraged. Applicants should label the subject line of their emails "December Career Day". Limited travel awards will be handled on a case-by-case basis in order to facilitate national and international participation.

Click on the link above to learn more and apply to this event. Application Deadline: September 16, 2013