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Provided by the foundation, fellowships are special opportunities to jumpstart or change a career path.
Presented to an individual who has made a noteworthy contribution to optics at an early career stage.
Recognizes contributions to lens design, optical engineering, or metrology at an early career stage.
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Resources for Early Career Professionals include a reduced rate for membership, opportunities to be recognized through foundation prizes and fellowships as well as trainings focused on developing business skills through the foundation's NextGen Institute.