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 physicians and health professionals to learn first-hand about policymaking, bring valuable expertise to policy, and enhance the health & medical sciences 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 3,100 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 global health, supporting healthy communities, and health research. STPF is seeking candidates with strong medical credentials, an interest in career transformation, and desire to help impact federal policy.
Application deadline for the 2018-19 fellowship year is November 1, 2017. Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship and a doctoral level degree. Applicants with an M.S. in engineering and three years of professional experience also qualify.
About American Association for the Advancement of Science
For more than 40 years, scientists, social scientists, and engineers have applied their knowledge and technical expertise to policy-making while developing valuable career-enhancing skills. Join a network of more than 2,800 current and alumni fellows, affecting policy decisions and forging new careers.