An inside look at careers in industry: the P&G FIRST Conference

Kim Petrie
October 24, 2013
Posted in Announcements

Are you a diverse doctoral or postdoctoral scientist from a STEM discipline with a desire to learn more about industrial research careers? Do you want the opportunity to interview with a company that is ranked in the world's top ten for innovation by Booz & Company's Global Innovation 1000 Study? 

The Proctor & Gamble FIRST program is now accepting applications to their 2014 FIRST Conference, the premier conference for outstanding African American, Hispanic, Native American and other doctoral and postdoctoral scientists. FIRST is a 3-day, all expenses paid, program for top Ph.D. students who are looking to gain exposure to the future of technology from an industry leading company. Meet and learn from some of P&G's nationally awarded scientists and engage in real-world discussions on what companies are looking for in new employees, cultural and workforce diversity, and future innovation.

Applications for the 2014 FIRST Conference are now available online. Visit and click to apply for job # RND00002506 to be considered. Applications will be accepted until June 30, 2014 for the conference to be held September 21-24, 2014.