$2,517
Avg. Amount Awarded
Continuous
Application Deadline
14
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Description

Fellowship for graduate students pursuing thesis research in astrophysics or related fields. Applicants in theory, observation, instrument development, or laboratory experiments at a university or college are strongly encouraged to apply. The SAO Predoctoral Program is designed for graduate students wishing to carry out all or part of their thesis research at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Therefore, applicants must have completed preliminary coursework and examinations prior to the start of the SAO Predoctoral Program. All applications to the Fellowship Program are required to list the SAO scientist who has agreed to serve as a sponsor for each proposed research project.

Amount Details

$35,760
Low Amount Awarded
$35,232
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Earth Science, Meteorology/Atmospheric Science, Physical Sciences

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Contact
Fellowship Program Coordinator
predoc@cfa.harvard.edu
Tel: 617-495-7103 Address 60 Garden Street, MS 67
Cambridge, MA 02138