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Are there any requirements for entry?
You must currently be a life science researcher, fluent in English and a resident in any of the eligible countries (see Terms and Conditions below). We ask that all applicants secure any departmental/institutional approvals at the time of application to ensure their ability to participate.
How will you select the peer reviewers?
A team of STEMCELL’s scientists will review all applications and select a committee of peer reviewers based on multiple criteria, including availability and scientific background.
Are the travel dates flexible?
All peer reviewers must participate at the same time. You may choose to extend your stay at your own cost for your extra days of travel.
Are all expenses going to be covered?
We will pay for your airfare, five nights accommodation and any meals or activities you share with us.
Is the entire event going to be filmed?
Most of the events, aside from your free time, will involve some camera time. A documentary film crew will be following our interactions.
When will successful applicants be notified?
This opportunity is open for submission until February 28, 2018 and you will be contacted in March 2018 regarding the status of your application.
Can I cancel?
Cancellations should be reserved for exceptional circumstances only. We ask that all applicants secure the time in their schedule as well as any departmental/institutional approvals and any necessary travel permits at the time of application to ensure their ability to participate.
Are there opportunities to showcase my research?
Absolutely! Your scientific expertise and research contributions are why your perspectives and insights are so highly valued. Your research focus and scientific background will be profiled in the documentary film. Plus, we just love talking about science.
I have more questions
Please direct any additional questions to email@example.com and we will be happy to answer them.