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Avg. Amount Awarded
344
Days
January 1 2022
Application Deadline
26
Awarded last year
No
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American Association for the Advancement of Science Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellowship

Description

This 10-week summer program places science, engineering, and mathematics students at media organizations nationwide. Fellows use their academic training as they research, write, and report todayÔÇÖs headlines, sharpening their abilities to communicate complex scientific issues to the public. Eligibility: Applicants must a) be enrolled as students (upper level undergraduate or graduate), b) be a postdoctoral trainee, or c) apply within one year of the completion of a) or b). Applicants must be in the life, physical, health, engineering, computer, or social sciences or mathematics and related fields. Applicants must be US citizens or already hold visas that allow them to receive payment for work during the summer. Fellows are provided a stipend of $7000 for the summer as well as travel expenses to and from AAAS and their sites.

Amount Details

$7,000
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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student or a postgraduate student
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  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Behavioral Science, Biology, Computer Science/Data Processing, Engineering-Related Technologies, Engineering/Technology, Health and Medical Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences

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