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Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program

Fellowships at the Smithsonian Institution provide students and scholars with opportunities to pursue independent research projects in association with members of the Smithsonian professional research staff. Postdoctoral Fellowships of three to twelve months are available for scholars who have held the doctoral degree or equivalent for fewer than seven years as of the application deadline. Senior Fellowships of three to twelve months are available for scholars who have held the doctoral degree or equivalent for more than seven years as of the application deadline. Applications for senior fellowships may be made up to eighteen months in advance. Stipends for senior fellowships are the same as for the postdoctoral program, but the Smithsonian's stipend may be matched by other sources of funding such as a sabbatical salary. Stipend amounts are as follows: 1) Senior and Postdoctoral - $45,000 per year 2) Earth and Planetary Sciences Senior and Postdoctoral - $50,000 per year 3) Predoctoral - $30,000 per year and 4) Graduate Students - $6,500
Deadline: January 15th for awards to begin on or after June 1st
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