The Alltech Young Scientist (AYS) program features the world’s largest agriscience competition. It offers the brightest scientific thinkers from colleges and universities across the globe an opportunity to compete at the highest level and be rewarded for their innovative research.
Students are encouraged to join Alltech in pursuit of solutions in animal health and nutrition, crop science, agriculture analytical methods, food chain safety and traceability, human health and nutrition and other agriscience-related sectors, while also gaining valuable experience with the company’s global team.
There are two categories in the Alltech Young Scientist program: Undergraduate and Graduate.
Paper Requirements – Regional Competition Phase
Entrants must write a scientific paper that meets the following requirements:
2017 Program Timeline
|Nomination and Registration Deadline||11:59 PM EDT October 31, 2016|
|Submission Deadline||11:59 PM EDT December 31, 2016|
|Regional Award Announcement||March – April, 2017|
|Global Competition/Discovery Week||May 2017|