Research Fellowships 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.


Rolling Deadlines

National Institutes of Health Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral Fellowship


January 2018

American Councils of Learned Societies Digital Extension Grants

American Psychological Association Congressional Fellowship Program

American Psychological Association Executive Branch Science Fellowship

American Psychological Association Jacquelin Goldman Congressional Fellowship

Burroughs Welcome Postdoctoral Enrichment Program

Council of American Overseas Research Centers Senior Research Fellowship Program


February 2018

National Science Foundation: Science, Technology, and Society Program


March 2018

American Association for the Advancement of Science Marion Milligan Mason Award for Women in the Chemical Sciences


April 2018

American Historical Association Fellowship in Aerospace History


June 2018

UW-Madison Department of Urology Research Career Development Program


July 2018

Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Research Fellowship


October 2018

National Science Foundation Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship

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


November 2018

National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Biology

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