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 month.



National Science Foundation Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships


February 2025

National Science Foundation Office of Polar Programs Postdoctoral Research Fellowships


January 2025

American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses Research Grant


November 2024

American Association of University Women Short-Term Research Publication Grants

American Association of University Women Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships

National Science Foundation  Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

National Science Foundation  Social, Behavioral, & Economic Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships 


October 2024

National Science Foundation Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowships

National Science Foundation Earth Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships

National Science Foundation Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships 

American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship


September 2024

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


August 2024

National Science Foundation Science and Technology Studies


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