Archive for October, 2008


Fulbright-Hays Deadline Approaching

October 27, 2008

Hello Graduate Students!

The Fulbright-Hays internal deadline is coming up (November 5)! Please make sure to submit your materials to me (online and hard copies as needed) by 4:30pm that day.

Feel free to email me if you have any questions.


NASA Postdoctoral Program Fellowship

October 7, 2008

The NASA Postdoctoral Program (NPP) offers unique research opportunities to highly talented national and international scientists and engineers to engage in ongoing NASA research in Aeronautics, Astrobiology, Astrophysics, Earth Science, Exploration Systems, Heliophysics, Planetary Science, and Space Operations.

* Approximately 60 Fellowships awarded annually
* One-year appointments, renewable up to three years
* Annual stipends start at $50,000, with supplements for certain degree fields and high cost-of-living areas
* Annual travel budget of $8,000
* Financial assistance for relocation
* Financial supplement for health insurance purchased through the program

Three application deadlines each year: November 1, March 1, and July 1.

* U.S. Citizens
* Foreign Nationals with a J-1 visa status as a research scholar, Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR) status, or Employment Authorization Document (EAD) with pending LPR status* Recent and senior-level Ph.D. recipients.

To obtain more information and to apply for this exciting opportunity, please visit the NPP Web site at