Showing results matching between Jan 2004 and May 2015
Feb 10, 2015
Talented Nigerian, Sudanese and Vietnamese scientists honored at AAAS Annual Meeting
Four physicists and a mathematician have been named winners of the 2015 Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, in recognition of research that has strong potential social and economic benefits. The winning scholars are...
Dec 4, 2014
$600,000 awarded to projects for the Elsevier Foundation's Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars Programs
The Elsevier Foundation today announced its 2015 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars Programs. In total $600.000 has been committed for 2015 that will support various multiyear projects in over 20 countries in the...
May 26, 2014
Elsevier and the African Academy of Sciences Work Together to Support Researchers through Publishing Training Program
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced it is working together with the African Academy of Sciences (AAS), an Africa-wide scientific organization that aims to encourage the development of research and technology...
May 15, 2014
Nominations Open for 2015 Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World
Research excellence nominations for women mathematicians and physicists accepted through October 17, 2014
The nomination period opened today for the Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists, which annually recognize excellence in research achieved by scientists in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. This year's five regional awards will...
May 6, 2014
June 17 deadline for one-page applications promoting gender equality in academia and capacity building in developing world libraries
The Elsevier Foundation is seeking new grant proposals for the 2014 New Scholars and Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries programs. The deadline for applications is June 17 2014. Grants will be awarded in December 2014 and provideone, two or three...
Feb 13, 2014
Early Career Women Scientists from Developing Countries Honored for Research into the Medicinal Properties of Natural Compounds
Five chemists are being honored with Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, each for research that looks to nature for ways to address cancer, malaria and other medical problems. The winning researchers, representing five...
Feb 12, 2014
Elsevier Foundation provides support to AWIS to publish Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust STEM Workforce: Beyond Best Practices Note to Editors: Authors Dr. Donna Dean and Janet Bandows Koster are available for interview.An e-book and hard copies of this book are available for review.Please contact: Marie.Gentile@widmeyer.com or Lauren.Macon@widmeyer.com
"Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust STEM Workforce: Beyond Best Practices," a new book from the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) that addresses work/life integration and satisfaction issues faced by those in STEM careers, will premiere at the AAAS...
Dec 9, 2013
Elsevier Foundation Awards 2013 Grants to Champion Libraries in Developing Countries and Women in Science
$700,000 awarded to Innovative Libraries, New Scholars and Nurse Faculty Programs
The Elsevier Foundation announced today the 2013 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars award programs. In total, $700,000 has been committed to ten institutions around the world in addition to five ongoing multiyear grants...
Dec 3, 2013
Elsevier and the Library of Alexandria Sign a Three Year Agreement to Provide Access to ScienceDirect and Scopus to 150 Researchers in Low-income Countries
Elsevier-Library of Alexandria Memorandum of Understanding drives research usage and access with virtual knowledge community in developing countries
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and the Library of Alexandria (BA) announced today that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide 150 researchers working in least-developed and low-income countries...
Nov 20, 2013
Elsevier and Algerian Ministry of Higher Education and Research Announce the Winners of 2013 Algerian Scopus Award
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, and the Algerian Ministry of Higher Education today announced the winners of the 2013 Algerian Scopus Awards. The selected 12 winners' work covers a range of academic...
Oct 17, 2013
Nobel tribute website provides free access to research published by 2013 Nobel
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced that in honor of the 2013 Nobel Laureates it has launched its Nobel Prize tribute website (www.elsevier.com/nobel).The site provides an overview of the Laureates' ground-breaking...
Aug 19, 2013
Premier nurse mentoring program is funded by The Elsevier Foundation
The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) announced today that it will begin taking applications 26 August for its Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy. STTI's International Leadership Institute administers the academy mentoring program thanks to a generous grant...
May 6, 2013
June 24 deadline for 1 page applications to promote gender equality in academia and build capacity in developing world libraries
The Elsevier Foundation is seeking new grant proposals for the 2013 New Scholars and Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries programs. The deadline for applications is June 24th 2013. Grants will be awarded in December 2013 and provideone, two and three...
Apr 10, 2013
The Elsevier Foundation, OWSD and TWAS Call for 2014 Chemistry Award Nominations for Early Career Women Scientists in Developing Countries
Research excellence nominations accepted through September 15 to support research, build capacity and inspire a new generation of women scientists in the developing world
The Elsevier Foundation, the Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) and TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world announced today their call for award nominations for the 2014 Elsevier Foundation Awards recognizing talented early...
Feb 16, 2013
The Elsevier Foundation, TWAS, and OWSD Honor Early Career Women Scientists in Developing Countries at the Annual AAAS Meeting
Recognition of early-career women scientists helps to support medical research, build strong research cultures, and inspire a new generation Boston, February 16, 2013 – Five medical and life science researchers from Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America and the...