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Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019

icon Training & Short courses

icon Science, Technology, Engineering

Open to US nationals

icon  US National Academy of Sciences

icon 31 Oct 2019

icon Partial Funding, Stipend of $50,000 & $10,000 towards travel

 

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Details about Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019

Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 is offered for Training & Short courses degree in the field of Science, Technology, Engineering. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 31 Oct 2019. This scholarship is provided by US National Academy of Sciences and the value of this scholarship is Partial Funding, Stipend of $50,000 & $10,000 towards travel . This scholarship is open for: Open to US nationals.

  • Deadline: 31 Oct 2019
  • Scholarship value: Partial Funding, Stipend of $50,000 & $10,000 towards travel

Eligibility for Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019:

  • The Jefferson Science FellowshipMust is open to U.S. citizens.
  • The applicant can be either a technologist, scientist, engineer or physician.
  • He/She must hold a tenured or similarly ranked academic appointment at a U.S. college or university.
  • Selected applicants will be required to maintain and complete security clearances at the U.S. Department of State or USAID.
  • The candidate's academic institution must sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Academy of Sciences to be considered as a finalist.

Selection Criteria:

  • Applicants will be selected based on their experience, recognition and stature in the international and national engineering or scientific community.
  • The candidates' ability to articulate science and technology to the non-specialist/general public will be considered.
  • Applicants with the ability to accurately and quickly comprehend 
  • Scientific advancements both within and outside their discipline area are taken into consideration.
  • An applicant who can effectively incorporate their expertise into U.S. Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) policy discussions will be preferred.

Documents Required:

  • Applicants are required to submit a completed application form.
  • A complete copy of the applicant CV in about ten pages must be submitted.
  • Candidates must submit a statement of interest in 1-2 pages.
  • Applicants must provide two letters of recommendations.
  • Two essays in about two pages must be submitted.

Value of Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019:

  • The successful applicants of Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 will receive:
    • A stipend of $50,000.
    • Travel expenses of $10,000.

Deadline for Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019:

  • The applications for Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 are accepted between 1st August 2019 and 31st October 2019. 

Updated on: 23 Apr, 2019

Source : US National Academy of Sciences
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More about US National Academy of Sciences

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) is a private non-profit organization in the United States. The National Academy of Sciences is part of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, which also includes the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), the National Academy of Medicine and the National Research Council. As a national academy, new members of the organization are elected annually by current members, based on their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Election to the National Academy is one of the highest honors in U.S. science. Members serve pro bono as "advisers to the nation" on science, engineering, and medicine. The group holds a congressional charter under Title 36 of the United States Code. Founded in 1863 as a result of an Act of Congress that was approved by Abraham Lincoln, the NAS is charged with providing independent, objective advice to the nation on matters related to science and technology. … to provide scientific advice to the government "whenever called upon" by any government department. The Academy receives no compensation from the government for its services.

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  2. When is the deadline of Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019?

    The deadline of Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 is 31 Oct 2019

  3. For which degree is Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 offered for?

    Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 is offered to Training & Short courses degree

  4. For which field is Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 offered for?

    Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 is offered for Science, Technology, Engineering

  5. Who can apply for Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019?

    Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 is open for: Open to US nationals

  6. Who is offering Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019?

    Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 is offered by US National Academy of Sciences

  7. What is the funding covered in Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019?

    Jefferson Science Fellowships in US, 2019 Covers Partial Funding, Stipend of $50,000 & $10,000 towards travel

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