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Young Scientists Program (YSP) 2020

On behalf of the 28th FAOBMB and 2nd CBSL Conference organizing committee, we are delighted to invite young Sri Lankan scientists to participate in the Young Scientists Program (YSP 2020), which will be held on 10th June 2020 at Hilton Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

YSP 2020 will be open only for registrants of 28th FAOBMB and 2nd CBSL Conference which will take place at Hilton Hotel, Colombo from 11th to 13th of June 2020. The number of participant for YSP 2020 will be limited to 30 and therefore registration will be on first come first serve basis.

Ten abstracts will be selected for oral communication at YSP on 10th June 2020 and rest will be presented as posters on the same day. From oral communications, five best presentations will be selected and they will get the opportunity to present at the YSP symposium at the main 28th FAOBMB and 2nd CBSL Conference. All the posters will also be presented at the main 28th FAOBMB and 2nd CBSL Conference. CBSL-YSP 2020 award will be awarded for best three oral and poster communications.


Applicants for YSP 2020 should,

  • Be a registered PhD candidate or early career scientists of not more than 10 years post-graduateexperience (who completed postgraduate after 2010 June 01st)
  • Be less than 45 years old
  • Be a member of College Biochemists Sri Lanka (CBSL)


Click the following links to download

YSP 2020 application form

YSP 2020 guidelines

YSP 2020 Tentative Program


CBSL- YSP 2020 Inquires

Dr. K. D. K. Peshala Kumari

CBSL – YSP 2020 Chair


Tel: 0094769771987

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