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 mathematicians and statisticians to learn first-hand about policymaking, bring valuable expertise to policy and enhance scientific representation 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 3,000 policy-savvy alumni fellows working across sectors to serve the nation and citizens around the world.
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. Fellow contributions can include data science and data analysis to drive programs and policies. STPF is seeking candidates with strong background in mathematics and statistics an interest in career transformation and a desire to help impact federal policy.
Application deadline for the 2020-21 fellowship year is November 1, 2019. 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.
Master’s in engineering with three years of engineering related professional experience.
150 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About American Association for the Advancement of Science
For more than 40 years, the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships® have provided scientists and engineers with a unique opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills to national and international issues in the federal policy realm, while learning first-hand about establishing and implementing policy. Fellows serve yearlong assignments in the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of the federal government in the Washington, D.C. region.