Dear Colleagues,

Please distribute this program and position announcement to interested applicants:

The 2012-2013 AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships online application system is now open. Interested applicants are encouraged to start their application early and contact their references as soon as possible. Join 40 classes of scientist, social scientist and engineers who have used the fellowship to enhance and shape their careers. Make valuable contributions and apply your experience in new ways.

Want to learn more before applying? Have your questions answered LIVE by a current Fellow and program staff in an afternoon Tweet event!

Event Date: October 9, 2012 | Live 3-4 pm EST
How: Tweet to #AAASLive or visit http://bit.ly/OuRN4b
Who: Jamie Vernon, 2011-13 Fellow at the U.S. Department of Energy and Salaeha Shariff, the recruitment project director
What: Join us to discuss…

- How different disciplinary areas can contribute and gain from the fellowship
- Details of the online application process
- Eligibility criteria
- What Fellows actually “do” during the fellowship
- Career paths Fellows take after completing the program
- Or anything fellowship related!

Submit questions early by sending an email or join the conversation on Twitter with #AAASLive. See the event website for more information- http://membercentral.aaas.org/events/aaas-science-and-technology-policy-fellows-live-chat. The live event is open to all.

Application Deadline: December 5th- https://fellowshipapp.aaas.org/
Position Title: AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow
Organization: American Association for the Advancement of Science
Contact Phone: 202-326-6700
Contact Email: fellowships@aaas.org
Website: http://fellowships.aaas.org
Salary: $74,000 to $99,000
Eligibility: Doctoral degree, PhD, MD, DVM, etc. (or Masters in Engineering with 3+ years experience)
 
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Olga Francois
Sr. Project Director, Outreach & Engagement
AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships
American Association for the Advancement of Science
1200 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20005
202-326-6795
ofrancois@aaas.org
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