Young Talents Prizes "For Women in Science" L'Oréal-Unesco 2022: Call for application

Call for application, Accolade/Award Research
January 17, 2022 - March 11, 2022
Prix jeunes talents L'Oréal-Unesco
The L'Oréal Foundation, in partnership with the French National Commission for UNESCO, is launching the 16th edition of the Jeunes Talents France program to support the research work of young women scientists. 35 grants will be awarded in 2022 in France.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be enrolled in at least the second year of a doctoral program (doctoral students),
  • Be in post-doctoral studies and have defended their thesis before the call for applications (post-doctoral students),
  • Carry out your research work in France (metropolitan) or in overseas territories, in the fields of Life and Environmental sciences, Physical sciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer science and Information sciences,
  • Do not have a permanent position before receiving the Award.

Selection Criteria

  • Scientific excellence of the research work,
  • Quality of the application

Key Dates of the Program

  • Launch of the call for application : January 17th, 2022
  • Closing of the call for application : March 11th, 2022
  • Evaluation process : April-May 2022
  • Final selection by the jury : June 2022
  • Awards ceremony : Octobre 2022

Award(s) of the Prize

  • 35 dotations par an,
  • Formation en Management et Leadership
Amount for Endowment
  • PhD students: € 15,000
  • Postdoctoral students: € 20.000


  • French National Commission for UNESCO,
  • Academy of Sciences

For more information and to download the rules and the practical guide for the preparation of the application file

Published on  January 19, 2022
Updated on  February 15, 2022