2019 Rosalind Franklin Women in STEM Conference

Nominations for the 2019 Rosalind Franklin Women in STEM Conference are now open!

The title of the 2019 conference is ‘Plastic: Friend or Foe?

To nominate up to two students for the 2019 Rosalind Franklin Conference, please complete the teacher application form below by Friday 21 December 2018.

The student consent form can be found here. This must be completed and uploaded with the teacher application form – applications will not be valid without it.

Please note that as it is possible that this event will be oversubscribed, we are unable to guarantee places. If you would like to nominate two students, please list the student you feel will most benefit from attending the conference first. Nominated students will be notified of the outcome of their application by mid-January 2019.

The following academic and widening participation criteria will be taken into account when awarding places:

  • Current subjects of study
  • A-level predictions
  • Have spent time in local authority care
  • Ever6FSM eligibility
  • POLAR4 postcode – Quintiles 1 or 2
  • Would be the first in their immediate family to go to university
  • Currently in receipt of a full scholarship for schooling (if applicable)

Public transport reimbursement will also be offered to attendees who are eligible for free school meals or have spent time in local authority care.

Conference details

Applicant eligibility: Year 12 female student interested in STEM
Location: Newnham College, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DF
Date: Tuesday 26th – Thursday 28th March 2019
Arrival time: 17:00-18:00 (26th March)
Departure time: 17:00 (28th March)

The conference programme can be found here. Speakers will be confirmed in due course.

2019 Rosalind Franklin STEM Conference

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