Young Leather Scientist Grant 2021 open for application submission

Published:  12 October, 2020

Supported by Erretre and Leather Naturally, application submissions for the 2021 Young Leather Scientist Grant (YLSG) programme of the International Union of Leather Technologists and Chemists Societies (IULTCS) has been extended until November 30, 2020. 

Luis Zugno, President, IULTCS, is inviting young research talent across the leather industry to submit courageous and innovative project ideas for projects in the categories of Leather Research, Machinery/Equipment, and Sustainability to be conducted at a recognised institution in 2021. 

In its seventh year, IULTCS will provide the monetary sponsorship for a single sum of €1,500 grant to Basic Research; Italian technology provider and machinery maker Erretre will sponsor the €1,000 grant for the Machinery/Equipment category, and Leather Naturally the €1,000 sponsorship for the Professor Mike Redwood grant on Sustainability/Environmental. 

Details of the eligibility requirements are available on the IULTCS website. For further information, please click here