Science Students: Interested in going to London this Summer?


Applications now open for the London International Youth Science Forum

UFV will send one Science student to London, UK summer 2015 (all expenses paid) to attend LIYSF’15 from July 22 to August 5, 2015

We are looking for a student enrolled in a science program at UFV, who is not only academically outstanding, but also has great leadership and communication skills, to represent UFV at the London International Youth Science Forum July 22th to August 5th, 2015

To qualify for the Selection Process, you must:

  • be aged 17 to 21
  • Submit a portfolio, consisting of:
    • Resume and cover letter stating why you qualify for this
    • Your vision of where Science or Technology will make the biggest contribution to the future (short essay, video or other visual presentation)
    • 2 letters of reference from faculty who can speak to your ability & accomplishments as a science student and why you would be a good representative for UFV at the Forum

Shortlisted candidates will make a presentation to the selection panel on a research interest.UFV logo

APPLICATIONS DUE: January 23, 2015  –  send a digital copy to the office of the Dean, Faculty of Science

Shortlisting and interviews will be conducted February/March.

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