Graduate, Postdoctoral and Senior Research Awards in all Areas of Science

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Graduate, Postdoctoral and Senior Research Awards in all Areas of Science

Job Description

The National Research Council of the National Academies offers competitive awards four times annually for independent graduate, postdoctoral and senior research in participating US federal laboratories and affiliated institutions. These awards provide recipients with the opportunity to devote full time to research at state-of-the-art facilities often unique to the government research enterprise Applicants design their own research projects to be compatible with the overall interests of the sponsoring laboratory. Many opportunities are open to non-US as well as US citizens. Stipends for recent Ph.D. recipients range from $42,000 to $80,000 per annum and are higher for additional experience. Graduate entry level stipends begin at $30,000 per annum.

Sponsoring laboratories include:
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
US Environmental Protection Agency
US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command including Walter Reed
Army Institute of Research, US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases and US Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense
National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL)
NETL Methane Hydrates Fellowship Program
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Naval Research Laboratory
Air Force Research Laboratory
US Army Research Laboratory (ARL)
US Military Academy (Joint program with ARL)
US Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center
US Army Night Vision Laboratory
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center
Edgewood Chemical and Biological Center
US Chemical and Biological Defense funded laboratories

Annual application deadlines are February 1, May 1, August 1 and November 1

Qualified appicants will be reviewed without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex or national origin.
 
Qualified appicants will be reviewed without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex or national origin.
 

Contact:      Fellowship Programs
Research Associateship Program
National Research Council of the National Academies
500 5th Street NW, Keck 568
Washington,  20001
United States
Phone:  202-334-2760
Fax: 202-334-2759

Deadline: May 1, 2013

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