2020 Call for Applications: The Gulf Research Program Science Policy Fellowship

Feb 06, 2020 • Views -

Sponsored by The National Academies of Sciences

Apply to be a Gulf Research Fellow!


“The Science Policy Fellowship gave me an inside look at the complications that science policy actually is—especially when you think across communities and across states. Correcting problems seems more achievable because I see all of the different people working on the ground.”

Applications are due March 4, 2020

Please note application requires two letters of recommendation


Our Science Policy Fellows gain first-hand professional experience as they spend one year alongside decision-makers at agencies across Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and Florida. With ideas, passion, and depth of knowledge in science and research, our fellows share their backgrounds to better inform decision making.


Read more about the experiences of recent Science Policy Fellows and start your application today! 

Who Should Apply?

Applicants should have a strong interest in applying science to public policy, and can come from a range of scientific backgrounds including social and behavioral sciences, health sciences, engineering and physical sciences, and earth and life sciences. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and be currently enrolled in a doctoral program or hold an eligible degree (MA/MS, MPH/MSPH, PhD, ScD, EngD, MD, DrPH, and DVM).

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