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Call for Nominations: Biosciences Federation Science Communication Award 2006

The Biosciences Federation Science Communication Award recognises research-active bioscientists from UK universities and institutes who make an outstanding and consistent contribution to communicating science to the public.

The Award has a first prize of £1000 and a runner-up prize of £250, which will be awarded at a Members' Meeting of the Biosciences Federation in November/December.

Nominations will be evaluated by an Award Panel comprising two representatives from the Award sponsors, Pfizer, two from the Biosciences Federation Council, and an external representative eminent in the field of science communication.

Nomination of research-active bioscientists from UK universities or institutes must be made by an individual from a Biosciences Federation Member or Associate Member Organisation by submission of a completed Nomination Form.

The deadline for receipt of nominations is 14th September 2006.

For more information and nomination forms see

The Biosciences Federation. Keeping the UK at the forefront of international research and education in the biosciences.

Emma Southern | alfa
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