American Philosophical Society Postdoctoral Fellowship in Biological Science
Eligibility: Applicants must have received the Ph.D. from an institution in the United States and should be either entering or already affiliated with a U.S. institution at the postdoctoral level. Applications will be judged on their innovative nature. Applications for academic year 2013-2014, eligible for renewal in academic year 2014-2015, will be based on existing problems in biochemistry and molecular biology and can include areas where either of these disciplines contribute, such as computational, evolutionary, and systems biology; anthropology; and ecology.
Award: Stipends for the fellowship are $55,000 for the first year and $60,000 for the second year upon approval of a renewal request.
Details and Application: Complete information on the program, the requirements, and the application materials are available at the APS website (www.amphilsoc.org/grants/biologicalscience).
Deadline and Notification: The application and the letters of support must be received by March 1, 2013. The committee's decision will be communicated by June 2013.
Questions may be directed to APS Director of Grants and Fellowships Linda Musumeci, at LMusumeci@amphilsoc.org or 215-440-3429.