Please notice that this event is free for invited participants and that travel expenses will be covered. Deadline to apply is Friday, September 25th, 2015.
On December 14, 2015, the New York Academy of Sciences and PepsiCo will host the Journey through Science Day at the Academy's headquarters in New York City.
This year 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 and gain an understanding of what it is like to work in a global team environment. Additionally, each participant will be asked to present a poster on their research to highlight and share their own activities and interests with PepsiCo. There will be an award ceremony for the best posters at the end of the event. For more information about the agenda or for application information, please visit: www.nyas.org/PepsiCO
Applicants should be studying in one of the following disciplines:
- Life Sciences: Nutrition, Biochemistry, Toxicology, Biology, Neurosciences, Pharmacology and Statistics
- Engineering: Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Plastics Engineering, Packaging Engineering
- Food Science: Food Science specialties, Agriculture and Chemistry (Analytical, Flavor, Natural Products)
- Material Science: Material Science, Polymer Science
To apply, submit an application form to firstname.lastname@example.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.
**Application Deadline: September 25, 2015**