Archival Research Grant: Appointments are available for currently enrolled advanced Native American graduate students who are formally or informally related to a Native American community. Visiting Students pursue independent research in association with Smithsonian staff. Appointments are available for currently enrolled advanced Native American graduate students who are formally or informally related to a Native […]
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The Travel to Collections Awards Program supports research on the history of invention and innovation based on the holdings of the Museum’s Archives Center and curatorial divisions. The Archives Center holds more than 12,000 feet of archival materials. The collections are particularly strong in personal papers and business records documenting the history of American enterprise […]
Applications are invited for SMA Postdoctoral Fellowships. These positions are aimed chiefly at research in submillimeter astronomy, and the successful candidates will propose and participate in science observations with the SMA. Applicants must have a recent Ph.D. in astronomy or a related field. Practical experience in millimeter or submillimeter wavelength astronomy, radio interferometry, instrumentation, or […]
Earl S. Tupper three-year postdoctoral fellowship accepts applications froms scholars from ecology, anthropology, paleontology, evolutionary biology, molecular phylogenetics, biogeography, animal behavior, soil sciences and physiology of tropical plants and animals. Research should be based at one of the STRI facilities; proposals that include comparative research in other tropical countries will be considered.
Internship: To increase participation of minority groups who are underrepresented in Smithsonian scholarly programs, in the disciplines of research conducted at the Institution, and in the museum field. Stipend awards are available for interns to participate in supervised ongoing research, or museum-related activities for periods of ten weeks. Minority undergraduate and beginning graduate students are […]
These awards support postdoctoral researchers who are addressing pressing marine research questions. Candidates must collaborate directly with Smithsonian marine research scientists, and make use of multiple Smithsonian facilities.
The Smithsonian SERC postdoctoral fellowship is a result of a strong institutional commitment to training the next generation of scientists. A combination of field research facilities, museum archives, and expertise provide unprecedented opportunities for environmental researchers.
Ph.D. recipients with research interests in observations, instrumentation, and/or data collection with experience with modern astronomical instrumentation and advanced observing strategies including, but not limited to, infrared imaging and high resolution spectroscopy are encouraged to apply. This position is located at the MMT Observatory (MMTO) near Tucson, Arizona, United States. This two-year Program will allow […]
The Douglass Foundation Fellowship in American Art is given for scholarly research in American Art.
The Lemelson Center Fellowship Program supports projects that present creative approaches to the study of invention and innovation in American society. Fellows are expected to reside in the D.C. area, to participate in the Center’s activities, and to make a presentation their work. $575-$870/week.