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Research grant application

Published on by Thomas Renckly - updated on

SILMO Academy supports for a research project in the field of optics and vision science

Since 2010, SILMO Academy has set itself the goal of supporting professionals working in ophthalmic optics in their quest for excellence by proposing workshops and a scientific symposium where they can enhance their knowledge and share ideas with experts from every field. Since 2016, SILMO Academy has chosen to support a research project in the field of optics and vision science. It is offering a €10,000 grant for a project submitted by an individual researcher or research team, with the winning project selected by the scientific committee.

Eligibility criteria

You must be leading a research project specifically in the field of optics and vision science.
Only French and English presentation should be accepted.

Terms and conditions of entry

Applicants must submit the following before July 2nd, 2018
- Resume
- Full presentation of the project
- Methodology
- Resources already available (sponsor, internship supervisor, grants secured etc.)
- Resources still required in order to successfully complete their project

Timetable and selection process

Project applications received until July 2nd, 2018
Selection of the three best projects by the Scientific Committee.
In September: if necessary oral presentation of selected projects by applicants.
During the Silmo: winning project announced and presented during the SILMO Academy symposium.

Applications must be received before July 2nd, 2018

Please send these to: SILMO Academy 185, rue de Bercy 75012 Paris - France
Or by email to: [email protected]