Tagged: prize

NZBIO 2011 Student Scientific Poster Competition - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Nov 08, 2010

Any local students looking to make a buck or looking for a foot into the door of the biotechnology industry? I would particularly encourage final-year students with a leaning towards the biotech industry or entrepreneurship to look at this opportunity, as the meeting will be an opportunity for you to mix and talk with biotechnology people … Read More

Manhire Prize for Creative Science Writing shortlist free to read - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Oct 21, 2010

The shortlisted submissions for the Royal Society of New Zealand’s Manhire Prize for Creative Science Writing for 2010 are now available on-line. Congratulations to all short-listed writers. The entries are available as PDF files to download. Share your favourites in the comments. Have happy reading! (As an aside I had wanted very much to … Read More

Know a high-flying early-career neurobiologist looking for $US25K? - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Jun 08, 2010

Just a quick note of an international essay competition worth $US25,000 to some happy early-career neurobiologist. Details are on-line, with the deadline only a few days away (June 15th). The competition requires a 1,000 word essay, evidence of publications done by the applicant during the past three years using molecular or cellular biology, a c.v. Read More

Scientists in "New Zealanders of the Year" media lists - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Dec 21, 2009

Those end-of-year lists keep coming… Emerging are a number of lists representing “New Zealanders of the Year”. Not all have announced their nominees, but two of those that have started to announce them include scientists amongst their number. The New Zealand Herald New Zealanders of the Year for 2009 recognises two scientists, Dame Anne Salmond … Read More

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