Update your status of this internship

The Smithsonian Institution Postdoctoral Researcher Fellowship Program, 2020

.. Research within the scope of the institute

Open to all nationalities

icon  Smithsonian Institute

.. 01 Nov 2019

     Work permit : Not-Required

.. Graduate Student Fellowship: $7000.00 ; Predoctoral Student Fellowship: $32,700 annually;Postdoctora

Flexible

 

Get the best abroad education loan

WeMakeScholars initiative is supported by the Govt. of India; associated with 10+ public/private banks & NBFCs.

More about this internship

The Smithsonian Institution is offering graduate fellowships to the US and the non-US citizens. The fellowships are given to scholars for conducting independent research at the Smithsonian’s 19 units and research centers.

Eligibility for Postdoctoral Researcher Fellowship, 2020:

  • The applicants for the Smithsonian Institution Postdoctoral Researcher Fellowship Program, 2020 can be either the US or the non-US citizens.
  • The candidates whose native language is not English should have to be fluent in English.
  • The past or current fellowship recipients are eligible to apply.
  • The employee or contractor of the Smithsonian Institution should not hold a Smithsonian fellowship during their employment or contract.
  • The fellowship will not be given to the person who has been employed by the institution in the previous year without the prior approval of the Office of Fellowships.
  • The fellowships are 3 to 12 months in length.
  • The fellows should have completed their doctorate degree by the fellowship begins.

Application instructions: 

  • The candidates applying for the Smithsonian Institution Postdoctoral Researcher Fellowship Program, 2020 should propose a research to be conducted at the Smithsonian and should contact the staff members to determine the research feasibility, help identify potential advisors, and determine the availability of the resources such as collections, library materials, staff, and archives.
  • The applicants should submit a research proposal with full research statement and address the methodology, goals, potential co-advisors identification, Smithsonian’s research staff member's identification, and justification for conducting research.
  • The candidates should also submit a curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and abstract not more than 1 page.
  • The applicants should also submit a timetable for the research, budget, bibliography and contact details of two referees.

Section Criteria:

  • The candidates applying for the Smithsonian Institution Postdoctoral Researcher Fellowship Program, 2020 will be assessed based on their research proposal's merit and their ability to carry out the research.
  • The applicants will also be evaluated based on the extent to which the Smithsonian can contribute to the research.

Value of the fellowship:

  • The recipients get $48,000 annually and research allowance up to $4,000 total.

Updated on: 03 Dec, 2018

Source : Smithsonian Institute
Disclaimer: All Content, Logo and Company names registered trademarks of their respective holders. Use of them does not imply any affiliation with or endorsement by them.

Questions about this Internship

Hey, ask a question or start a discussion here

Choose your question type:

Q/A Profile evaluation Poll Interview experience
 
Ratih Affandi

Ratih Affandi

User medal  0

The Phenomenon Of Women Politician In Patriarchy Countries. The Study Of Qualitative Inquiry About Women Politician

How are the motives of being politicianHow was the experienceHow the understanding of being politici...
Nandhini Baskaran

Nandhini Baskaran

User medal  0

rakesh kumar

rakesh kumar

User medal  0

umesh kumar

umesh kumar

User medal  0

umesh kumar has applied to The Smithsonian Institution Postdoctoral Researcher Fellowship Program, 2020

Application was submitted in January, 2018. Application was submitted in December, 2018. Application...
Sarita  Sarita

Sarita Sarita

User medal  0

Utharapally  Sai Shiva

Utharapally Sai Shiva

User medal  0

SHUBHRA PRAKASH

SHUBHRA PRAKASH

User medal  0

DHREETIDWIPAN BANERJEE

DHREETIDWIPAN BANERJEE

User medal  2

STEFFI GILBERT

STEFFI GILBERT

User medal  0

sai panda

sai panda

User medal  0

Tanveer Ahmed  Koka

Tanveer Ahmed Koka

User medal  0

SEBA SAM Sam

SEBA SAM Sam

User medal  0

Vidhya Doss

Vidhya Doss

User medal  0

How Can I Apply For The Postdoctoral Fellow Position

I am D.  Vidhya,  Iam looking for the postdoctoral fellow opening in the field of biotechnology. ...
Tanvi Modi

Tanvi Modi

User medal  0

ARULRAJ RAMALINGAM

ARULRAJ RAMALINGAM

User medal  0

0
Akshay Raikwar

Akshay Raikwar

User medal  0

Join the largest Study Abroad community      Log in      Sign up