Research Fellowships & Awards for U.S. Citizens Only

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Current Opportunities

The following postdoctoral funding opportunities are open to postdocs who are U.S. citizens (or in some cases permanent residents). Please check the specific eligibility details for each opportunity. This list is updated once a semester.


Multiple Deadlines

National Institutes for Health Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research


Rolling Deadlines

Charles Koch Foundation Postdoctoral Grants and Fellowships

Gettysburg College Postdoctoral Fellowship

National Institutes of Health Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral Fellowship

National Institutes of Health Tenure in the NIH Intramural Research Program


August 2018

National Science Foundation Computer and Information Science and Engineering Research Initiation Initiative

National Science Foundation Science, Technology, and Society Program


September 2018

American Psychological Association David H. and Beverly A. Barlow Grant

Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellowship

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufactureres of America Foundation (PhRMA) Informatics-Postdoctoral Fellowship

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufactureres of America Foundation (PhRMA) Pharmaceutics

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Foundation (PhRMA) Pharmacology/Toxicology


October 2018

American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowships

American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses ASPAN Research Grant

National Science Foundation Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship

National Science Foundation EAR Postdoctoral Fellowships

National Science Foundation Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

National Science Foundation Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships


November 2018

American Association of University Women American Fellowships

American Association of University Women Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowship

Metropolitan Museum of Art Leonard A. Lauder Fellowships in Modern Art

National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Biology


December 2018

AsiaNetwork Luce Foundation Postdoctoral Teaching Fellows

National Science Foundation CREST Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

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