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The Sciences

Policy Fellowships For Scientists & Engineers

The IntersectionBy Sheril KirshenbaumApril 9, 2009 7:40 PM


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After I recently spoke at AAAS, several graduate students emailed asking about a clearinghouse for science policy fellowships. I couldn't think of such a list and inquired with many colleagues in and out of academia to no avail. Surely there needs to be, so I worked with a group of terrific staffers and interns at American Association for the Advancement of Science to come up with what follows. We'll be making this resource readily available on our sidebar soon so please add any fellowships we may have forgotten in comments and we'll update it regularly. ____________________________________________ AAAS Science & Technology Policy FellowshipsNational Academies Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship ProgramNational Academies Jefferson Science FellowshipsPresidential Management Fellows ProgramThe Royal Society (U.K.) MP-Scientist Pairing SchemeThe Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellowships ProgramAmerican Chemical SocietyHellman FellowshipAmerican Psychological AssociationAmerican Physical Society Belfer Center, Kennedy School of GovernmentAmerican Institute of Biological SciencesAmerican Astronomical Society – John Bahcall Public Policy Fellowship American Society for Microbiology National Human Genome Research InstituteHealth and Aging Policy Fellowship Society for Research in Child Development Policy FellowshipDepartment of Commerce – Commerce Science and Technology Fellowship ASPH/EPA Environmental Health Fellowship ProgramAmerican Institute of Physics and Member Society Government Science FellowshipsHarvard University – Science, Technology, and Public Policy FellowshipsAmerican Society for Biochemisty and Molecular Biology American Geophysical Union – Congressional Science FellowshipAmerican Society of Human Genetics California Science and Technology Policy Fellowships John A. Knauss Sea Grant Fellowship (Sheril did this one!)American Chemical Society San Diego Section – Public Policy FellowshipOptical Society of America – Congressional Fellows Program Social Science Research Council – Abe Fellowship ProgramRobert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellows ProgramDavid A. Winston Health Policy Fellowship - Association of University Programs in Health AdministrationNational Center for Health Statistics – Health Policy Fellowship ProgramPacker Policy Fellowships – Australian-American Health Policy Fellowships ProgramThe ASPH/CDC Allan Rosenfield Global Health Fellowship ProgramThe Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center Postdoctoral Fellowship in Comparative Health PolicyGeological Society of America Congressional Science FellowshipResearch!AmericaAmerican Society for Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyNASA Congressional FellowshipMorris Udall FoundationAcademy of Medical Sciences/Wellcome TrustAldo Leopold Leadership ProgramHarkness Fellowship

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