Research Associateship Programs NRC – $45,000 to $80,000 – Feb 1, May 1, Aug 1, and Nov 1, annually

Research and Mentoring for Postbaccalaureates in Biological Sciences – Awards vary – due Jan 20, 2022
January 3, 2022
Research in the Formation of Engineers – $350,000 – accepted year-round
January 3, 2022

Sponsored by National Research Council

Eligibility:            Public, Private, Other (including homeschool, 501 (c)(3) organizations)

Award(s):           Annual stipends range from $45,000 to $80,000.

Deadline(s):       Applications are due February 1, May 1, August 1, and November 1, annually.

Focus:   Engineering, Professional Development

Grade Level(s):  Higher Ed, Adult

Content Area(s):             Science

Themes and Skills:          Critical Thinking

State(s):              National

Description:       The National Research Council Research Associateship Program (NRC RAP) offers postdoctoral and senior scientists and engineers opportunities to perform research at sponsoring Air Force laboratory sites. The objectives of this program are: (1) to provide researchers of unusual promise and ability opportunities to solve problems, largely of their own choice, that are compatible with the interests of the hosting laboratories; and (2) contribute to the overall efforts of the Air Force laboratories.

Eligible applicants are US citizens who are scientists and engineers at any stage of their career. Applicants should hold, or anticipate receiving, an earned doctorate in science or engineering. Applications must be submitted online.

Contact:              National Research Council

Research Associateship Programs (Keck 568)

500 5th St. NW

Washington DC 20001

Phone: 202.334.2760


Ellen M. Robinson

Phone: 703.588.8527