ILSI North America Future Leader Award

Funding Agency:
International Life Sciences Institute

The ILSI North America Future Leader Award, given annually to promising nutrition and food scientists, allows new investigators the opportunity to add to an existing project or to conduct exploratory research that might not receive funding from other sources or add to an existing project. Consideration will be given to individuals proposing research in the areas of experimental nutrition, nutrition and toxicology, and nutrition and food science. Grants extend for a period of 2 years at a funding level of $15,000 USD per year. Funds may not be used for overhead or to support the investigator's salary.

Deadline for Nominations: Jun. 15, 2018

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Nominees for the Future Leader Award must meet the following criteria at the time of application: • Doctoral degree. • Within 5 years of first tenure track position, or stable employment at a reputable research institute. • Permanent resident of Canada or the United States. • Show potential for future scientific leadership in nutrition, nutrition and toxicology, or nutrition and food science, based on the recommendations of 3 senior colleagues. 

Amount

$30,000

Amount Description

The grants will extend for a period of 2 years at a funding level of $15,000 USD per year. Funds may not be used for overhead or to support the investigator's salary.

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Junior Faculty

Category

Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical
Medical - Basic Science

External Deadline

June 15, 2018