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Group News

Applications for SCI Travel Bursaries now open


SCI members who are in the early stages of their career are invited to apply for a travel bursary to attend a conference, or to support travel in connection with their work and development. 

Society Awards 2015 - Nominations Now Open


SCI has two prestigious Society Awards that are awarded to members who have made a significant contribution to SCI. Nominations are now open for both awards. Please note that only service to SCI is relevant to these nominations. So, if you know someone who you would like to see recognised for their contribution to SCI, please complete the relevant nomination form using the links below. Please refer to the related guidelines to ensure that you have provided the required information in your nomination.

What an Early Career scientist needs to know about life in research or industry

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SCI’s Early Career network is aimed at people in the early stages of their studies or research in university and industry.

Board of Trustees update: September 2014

Jack Melling

This year the Trustees attended a full two day meeting in September covering aspects of the day to day management of the society, as well as more specifically identifying ways in which to future proof SCI.

Are you thinking about applying for an SCI Travel Bursary?

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Many of our members have already taken advantage of the generous support which SCI offers to early career members who are planning to travel to a conference or site visit related to their studies, so why don’t you? The closing date for the October round of applications is 31 October (for travel between 1 January and 30 June 2015).

Apply for a Travel Bursary today


The application deadline for SCI travel bursaries is fast approaching. So, if you are an SCI member in the early stages of your career and are travelling to a conference in early 2015, or planning a study visit to another institution or industrial site, apply for a travel bursary today.

London Group Autumn/Winter Lecture series

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The London Group weekly lecture series, in collaboration with UCL's Chemical Physical Society, returns for the Autumn/ Winter Term on 30 September on a weekly basis.

Update from the 133rd SCI AGM

AGM 2014 - members

The newly finished Auditorium was unveiled for the 133rd SCI AGM on 2 July 2014 and Members were delighted with the new look.

SCI Scholars announced - 2014


This year’s scholarship applications were assessed by the Early Careers Support Sub Committee and we are pleased to announce that three SCI members have been awarded scholarships in the disciplines of biotechnology, electrochemistry and fine chemicals.

Day of Science and Careers 2014 - Conference Papers

Day of Science and Careers 2014

Day of Science 2014 was held on Monday 28 April 2014 at IPA, 44 Belgrave Square, London, and had over 45 attendees.