The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine sponsors awards for postdoctoral and senior researchers at participating federal laboratories and affiliated institutions. These awards include generous stipendsranging from $45,000 – $80,000 per year for recent Ph.D. recipients, and higher for additional experience. Limitedgraduate level awards are also available. These awards provide the opportunity for recipients to do independentresearch in some of the best-equipped and staffed laboratories in the U.S. Research opportunities are open to U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and for some of the laboratories, foreign nationals.
Four annual review cycles:
- February: Opens December 1; Closes February 1
- May: Opens March 1; Closes May 1
- August: Opens June 1; Closes August 1
- November: Opens September 1; Closes November 1
Applicants should contact prospective Research Adviser(s) at the lab(s) prior to the application deadline to discusstheir research interests and funding opportunities.
Thank you for your assistance. For more information:
H. Ray Gamble
Director, Fellowships Office
500 Street NW
Washington, DC 20001