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Postdoc Funding by Agency

This is not a comprehensive list. The deadline month may vary yearly.

** Indicates a limited competition.


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Advancing Science, Serving Society (AAAS)
L'Oréal USA For Women In Science Program
Deadline: December


American Association of University Women

American Fellowships, International Fellowships
Deadline: December

American Association of University Women: American Fellowships
Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships
Deadline: November

American Chemical Society - Eli Lilly / Women Chemists Travel Awards (for Scientific Meetings)
Deadline: February (Meetings between July 1 and December 31)
September (Meetings between January 1 and June 30)

American Heart Association – Midwest Affiliate Postdoctoral Fellowships
Deadline: January

American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Fellowship Programs
http://www.asee.org/fellowship-programs/post-doctoral

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association - ALS Multi-year Grants, Starter Awards, and Milton Safenowitz Post Doctoral Research Fellowships
http://www.alsa.org/research/for-researchers/call-for-abstracts.html
Deadline for Abstracts: January

Argonne National Laboratory - Director's Postdoctoral Fellowship
Deadline: February

Argonne National Laboratory - Named Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Deadline: October

B

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Underrepresented Minority Postdoctoral Enrichment
http://www.bwfund.org/grant-programs/diversity-science/postdoctoral-enrichment-program
Deadline: January

C

Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigation - C-DEBI Postdoctoral Scholar Program
http://www.darkenergybiosphere.org/education/postdocs.html
Deadline: April, October

D

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation - Damon Runyon Fellowship Award (Postdoctoral Research Fellowships for Basic and Physician Scientists)
http://www.damonrunyon.org/for_scientists/more/fellowship_award_overview
The Foundation encourages all theoretical and experimental research relevant to the study of cancer and the search for cancer causes, mechanisms, therapies and prevention.
Deadline: March, August

DOD Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs -- Breast Cancer Research Program -- Postdoctoral Fellowship Award
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=244273
Required Pre-Application Deadline: December

DOD - Naval Research Laboratory Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Deadlines: February, May, August

DOE Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory (EMSL) -- William Wiley Postdoctoral Fellowship
Deadline: November

DOE - Fusion Energy Sciences Postdoctoral Research Program
Deadline: March

DOE Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory -- Lawrence Fellowship
https://fellowship.llnl.gov/
Deadline: November

DOE - Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) -- Postdoctoral Research Associates
http://www.lanl.gov/careers/career-options/postdoctoral-research/postdoc-program/postdoc-appointment-types.php
Deadline: April, July, October and December

DOE: Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program at Oak Ridge
http://orise.orau.gov/mlef
Deadline: January

DOE - Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) - SunShot Postdoctoral Research Awards
Deadline: April

DOE: Office of International Climate Change Policy and Technology
Fellowship Program
Deadline: January

DOE Truman Fellowship
http://www.sandia.gov/careers/students_postdocs/fellowships/truman_fellowship.html
Deadline: November

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G

H

Harvard University - Environmental Fellows Program
http://environment.harvard.edu/grants/fellows
Deadline: January

Harvard University - Rowland Institute at Harvard -- Rowland Junior Fellows
http://www.rowland.harvard.edu/index.php
Deadline: November

Heart Rhythm Society
https://www.hrsonline.org/Career-Resources/Fellowships-Program-Directors/Scholarships-for-EP

I

Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program
Deadline: February
Funds basic research in areas of interest to the Intelligence Community. The Program annually funds first- and second-year Postdoctoral Fellows researching topics as varied as molecular biology, nanotechnology, and robotics.

J

K

L

** Lilly Innovation Fellowship Award
https://cfr.wusm.wustl.edu/Pages/LillyInnovationFellowshipAward.aspx
Internal Competition
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Internal Deadline: December

M

N

NASA - Fellowships for Early Career Researchers (ROSES 2013)
Deadline: March

NASA Planetary Science Summer School
Deadline: April

National Center for Atmospheric Research - Postdoctoral Fellowships
Deadline: January

National Renewable Energy Laboratory - National Renewable Energy Laboratory -- Postdoctoral Researchers and Research Association
Applications accepted on year-round basis.

Neutron Sciences Directorate at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Clifford G. Shull Fellowship Program
Previous experience in neutron or X-ray scattering is highly desired

NIH - International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01)
Deadline: March

NIST Professional Research Experience Program (PREP-Boulder)

NSF - EAR Postdoctoral Fellowships (EAR-PF)
Deadline: July

NSF Science, Engineering and Education for Sustainability Fellows (SEES Fellows)
Deadline: November

NSF - Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (OCE-PRF): Broadening Participation and International
Deadline: January

O

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Postdoctoral Research Associates
http://see.orau.org/ProgramDescription.aspx?Program=10176
Applications accepted year-round.

ORISE: Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Postdoctoral Research Program
Applications accepted year-round.

ORISE: Army Research Laboratory, U.S. Army RDECOM Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (ARL-COOP)
http://see.orau.org/ProgramDescription.aspx?Program=10433
Applications accepted year-round.

ORISE: Postdoctoral Internship at the U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine
http://see.orau.org/ProgramDescription.aspx?Program=10177
Applications accepted year-round.

P

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory -- Linus Pauling Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship
http://www.pnl.gov/pauling/
The Linus Pauling Distinguished Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory accepts qualified candidate applications from recent and upcoming PhD Graduates in Science & Engineering, who wish to conduct research on a project of their choice.
Deadline: December

Q

R

Resources for the Future - Gilbert F. White Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
http://www.rff.org/About_RFF/Pages/GilbertFWhitePostdoctoralFellowshipProgram.aspx
The fellowships are intended for researchers who have a doctorate degree and wish to devote a year to scholarly work in areas related to natural resources, energy, or the environment.
Deadline: February

Resources for the Future - John V. Krutilla Research Stipend (Environmental and Resource Economics)
http://www.rff.org/About_RFF/Pages/JohnVKrutillaResearchStipend.aspx
The focus of the award is research related to environmental and resource economics.
Deadline: February

S

Smithsonian Institution - Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) -- Fellowships
Deadline: January

T

U

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research - Postdocs Applying Climate Expertise (PACE) Fellowship Program
Deadline: January

USDA-AFRI NIFA Fellowships Grant Program Grant
Letter of Intent Deadline: December

V

W

Whitaker Foundation: Whitaker International Fellows and Scholars Program for Biomedical Engineers
Deadline: January

Whitney Foundation, Helen Hay – Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Deadline: July

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