Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship at the National Academies

The Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program, now in its 18th year, is a full-time hands-on training and educational program that provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the National Academies in Washington, DC learning about science and technology policy and the role that scientists and engineers play in advising the nation.

Graduate and professional school students and those who have completed graduate studies within the last five years may apply. Areas of study may include social/behavioral sciences, health and medicine, physical or biological sciences, engineering, law/business/public administration, or relevant interdisciplinary fields.


Applications for a session are due the fall before the session begins.

Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: None

Graduate: At any level

Award Type:

Award Period:
Academic Year (Graduate)
Post Graduate School

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Science and Technology Policy

Additional Qualifications:

Last Updated:
January 6, 2017

Last Updated: 6/8/16