American Association for the Advancement of Science
Call for Applications: AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships
Applications are now being accepted for the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF). This professional level fellowship is the premier opportunity for outstanding biological and medical professionals to learn first-hand about policymaking, bring valuable expertise to policy, and enhance biological science in the federal government.
Gain hands-on policy experience, help develop and execute solutions to address societal challenges, and join a strong corps of over 3,100 policy-savvy alumni fellows working across sectors to serve the nation and citizens around the world. Fellow contributions can include policy research, content analysis, and budgeting and research for interdisciplinary programs.
Fellows serve yearlong assignments in all three branches of the federal government in Washington D.C. and represent a broad range of backgrounds, disciplines and career stages. STPF is seeking candidates with strong life science credentials, an interest in career transformation and a desire to enhance federal policy.
Application deadline for the 2018-19 fellowship year is November 1, 2017. Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship and a doctoral level degree.
-Doctoral-level degree (PhD, MD, DVM, DSc, etc.) in any scientific, social science, or engineering discipline,
STIPEND & BENEFITS
- Health insurance
-Travel/training and relocation allowances.
ONLINE APPLICATIONS DUE: November 1, 2017
FELLOWSHIP YEAR: September 1, 2018 – August 31, 2019
For more information and to apply: http://go.stpf-aaas.org/STEM3.html Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-326-6700
Type of employment: Contract/Temporary