Student Opportunity Announcements

Environmental Fellowships at SERC



The Smithsonian
Environmental Research Center (SERC) offers the following fellowships to
support research in residence at its facility in Edgewater, MD. 
This program is administrated through the
Smithsonian Institution Office of Fellowships.
 



 



 



Post-doctoral
Fellowships
are
offered to scholars who have held the degree or equivalent for less than seven
years. 
Senior Fellowships are offered to
scholars who held the degree or equivalent for seven years or more.
  Applicants must submit a detailed proposal
including a justification for conducting research in-residence at the
Institution.
  The term is 3 to 12 months.  Both fellowships offer a stipend of $45,000 per year plus allowances.  



 



 



Pre-doctoral
Fellowships
are
offered to doctoral candidates who have completed preliminary course work and
examinations. 
The applicant must submit
a detailed proposal including a justification for conducting research
in-residence at the Institution.
  Candidates
must have the approval of their universities to conduct doctoral research at
the Smithsonian Institution.
  The term is
3 to 12 months.
  The stipend is $30,000 per year plus allowances.  



 



 



Graduate
Student Fellowships
are
offered to students formally enrolled in a graduate program of study, who have
completed at least one semester, and not yet have been advanced to candidacy if
in a PhD program. 
Applicants must submit
a proposal for research in a discipline which is pursued at the Smithsonian Institution.
  The term is 10 weeks with a stipend of $6,500.  



 



 



Application
Deadline: January 15, 2014 



 



 



To ensure that
proposed fellowship projects are appropriate for SERC, applicants are
encouraged to coordinate with proposed SERC sponsors early on in preparing
fellowship proposals.  



 



 



 



Office
of Fellowships



Smithsonian
Institution



470
L’Enfant Plaza SW



Suite
7102



Washington,
DC. 20013-7102



(202)
633-7070



http://www.smithsonianofi.com/  or 



http://www.serc.si.edu/pro_training/fellowships/gradstudent.aspx