RQR Bulletin

November 2010 | Volume 3, Number 8



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RQR CREATE Scholarship competition

The RQR CREATE scholarship program aims to provide financial assistance to the best candidates at the beginning of or during a M.Sc., Ph.D. or postdoctoral training in the field of reproductive biology.  The candidate must submit the following documents BY DECEMBER 10th 2010

· Scholarship application form (Please send by e-mail or by the mail)

· Transcripts from undergraduate and graduate degrees (not applicable for post-docs) 

For more information see the detailed guidelines.

Nearly 200 students, researchers and research professionals participated to the third RQR symposium this year in Quebec city. In addition to the three guest speaker presentations, 17 platform presentations and 63 poster presentations were given. The workshop Becoming an independent scientist attracted 60 participants. Photos of both events are available on the RQR Facebook page.

3rd RQR symposium

Travel award winners

Congratulations to the winners of the fall 2010 travel award competition!

· Raifish Mendoza, Université Laval

· Yoku Kato, Université Laval

· Kalyne Bertolin, Université de Montréal

· Julieta Caballero, Université Laval

Congratulations to the winners of the best presentations:

1st prize platform presentation: Dany Plourde, Université Laval

2nd prize platform presentation: Alain Boulende, UQAM

1st prize poster presentation: Leslie Hausermann, Université de Montréal

2nd prize poster presentation: Jessica Leroux, Université de Sherbrooke