Journey Through Science Day

Each year, the New York Academy of Sciences (Academy) and PepsiCo partner to host the Journey Through Science Day. Fifty exceptional students (MS and PhD) and early career scientists (postdoc) will be selected and given an opportunity to network with PepsiCo's R&D leaders, learn about the company's deep scientific and technological expertise, and discover first-hand how science can shape their own career paths.

About this Event

On Monday, September 18, 2017 the New York Academy of Sciences (the Academy) and PepsiCo will host its annual Journey Through Science Day at the Academy's headquarters in New York City. Among the submissions received, 50 exceptional students and early career scientists (MS, PhD, postdoc) will be selected and given an opportunity to network with PepsiCo's R&D leaders, learn about the company's commitment to science-based nutrition, and discover first-hand how science can shape their own career paths.

How to Apply

Applicants should be currently enrolled students or early career scientists with experience in the following key areas:

  • Engineering: Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Plastics Engineering, Packaging Engineering
  • Food Science: Agriculture, Food Chemistry (Analytical, Flavor, Dairy, Natural Products), Food Engineering, Sensory science
  • Life Sciences: Nutrition, Biochemistry, Toxicology, Biology, Statistics
  • Material Science: Material Science, Polymer Science

To apply, completed application forms should be sent directly to sciencealliance@nyas.org. Please title the subject line of your email as: "PepsiCo Journey Through Science 2017." Travel awards will be considered on a case-by-case basis to encourage national and international participation.

Application Deadline: Friday, June 2, 2017.

To learn more about career opportunities at PepsiCo, please visit www.pepsicojobs.com.

Event Location

The New York Academy of Sciences
7 World Trade Center
250 Greenwich Street, 40th Floor
New York, NY 10007
212.298.8600

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