Sloan Foundation calls for research fellowship nominations

Call for Nominations: Sloan Research Fellowships

$50,000 fellowships for exceptional junior faculty in the sciences, mathematics, and economics

Deadline: September 15th, 2014

Q. What are they?

$50,000 fellowships awarded annually to exceptional junior faculty in eight scientific and technical fields.

Q. Who is eligible? Candidates must hold a tenure-track (or equivalent) position at a college, university, or other degree-granting institution in the U.S. or Canada and have been awarded their Ph.D. (or equivalent) on or after September 1, 2008.*

Q. What can you do? Candidates must be nominated by a department head or other senior researcher. Please inform your faculty about this opportunity and consider nominating one of your outstanding junior colleagues for a fellowship. In keeping with the Foundation’s long-standing tradition of supporting underrepresented groups in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics, we strongly encourage the nomination of women and minorities.

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*Some exceptions apply.


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