Smithsonian Institution, Office of Fellowships: Graduate Student Fellowships

Annual program to allow graduate students to conduct independent research under the guidance of Smithsonian staff members for ten weeks.
Fields of study pursued by Smithsonian units, including animal behavior; anthropology; archaeology; archaeometry; astrophysics and astronomy; earth sciences and paleobiology; evolutionary and systematic biology; history of art; history of science and technology; folklife; and U.S. social and cultural history.
Students registered in a graduate degree program and who have completed at least one full-time semester prior to the appointment period. Doctoral candidates are not eligible, normally. Fellows must be fluent in both written and spoken English.
A stipend of $3,700 for the ten-week period. There are no allowances for travel and research.
January 15
APPLICATION: Applicants should contact Smithsonian professional research staff to discuss the intended research, required facilities, and potential advisors. Office of Fellowships, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th Street, N.W., Suite 9300, MRC 902, P.O. Box 37012, Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Telephone: 202-275-0655.