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SCI AGM 2019 – Save the date!

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The 138th SCI AGM will be held on Wednesday 3 July 2019.

SCI Scholarships 2019 - Applications Now Open

SCI Scholars at the 2018 AGM

Are you a PhD student approaching your second year of study and looking for financial support to assist with your study costs? Did you know that every year SCI awards Scholarships worth £5000?

DSA and Lampitt Nominations 2019 - Submit Your Nomination by 29 March 2019

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SCI are calling for nominations for our two prestigious Society Awards that are awarded to members who have made a significant contribution to SCI.

Submit your nominations by 29 March 2019.

Seligman APV Travel Bursary Applications Now Open

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Are you or do you know an aspiring chemical engineer?

SCI is pleased to let you know that The Seligman APV Trust is sponsoring 3 travel awards (of up to £1000) this year for attendance to the ICEF13 - 13th edition of the International Congress on Engineering and Food, Melbourne, Australia.

David Miller Award Applications Now Open

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Calling all young horticulturists and plant scientists! The SCI Horticulture Group has now opened applications for the 2019 David Miller award.

Apply now - SCI Travel Bursaries 2019 Open for Application

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Are you a PhD student? Are you planning to travel to a conference or site visit and in need of funds? Then look no further than the SCI Travel Bursary scheme!

Public Evening Lectures 2018: A year in review

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We look back on the outstanding Public Evening Lectures of 2018 and the exciting programme of lectures planned for this year.

Students get exclusive SCIdea business training

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Entrants to the 2019 Bright SCIdea Challenge were treated to a day’s training at SCI HQ in December, ahead of the final in March 2019, where selected teams will vye for a £5,000 prize as they pitch their innovative ideas to our panel of expert judges.

Press Release: Professor Johnathan Napier – Sustainable food chains: making fish oils from plants

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During his Public Evening Lecture, on Wednesday 27 March 2019, Professor Johnathan Napier will discuss his work producing omega-3 fatty acids through genetically edited Camelina, an oilseed crop, which is one of the most complex plant metabolic engineering projects to undergo field trials to date.

ExxonMobil’s Neil Chapman to receive SCI Chemical Industry Medal

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SCI America has announced that the 2019 SCI Chemical Industry Medal will be presented to Neil Chapman, Senior Vice President of Exxon Mobil Corporation. He will receive the medal at a formal dinner convened in his honor on 12 March 2019 at Essex House in New York City, US.