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.
The deadline for applications is December 5, 2012, 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Apply at https://fellowshipapp.aaas.org/
Applicants must hold a doctoral level degree (PhD, MD, DVM, etc.), in any of the following:
- Social/Behavioral sciences
- Medical/Health disciplines
- Biological, Physical or Earth sciences
- Computational sciences and Mathematics
- Engineering disciplines (applicants with a master’s degree and three years of experience also qualify).
All degree requirements must be completed by the application deadline.
Visit http://fellowships.aaas.org/04_Become/04_Eligibility.shtml to learn more about eligibility and selection criteria.
Stipends range from approximately $74,000 to $99,000. Other benefits include health insurance, travel/training allowance and relocation allocation. For more information about benefits, visit http://fellowships.aaas.org/05_Support/05_index.shtml.
To learn more about the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships, visit our website at http://fellowships.aaas.org.
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