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A digest of the latest opportunities in science policy from around the web, such as open positions on advisory committees, calls for information, fellowships, jobs, and internships.

Know of an Opportunity? Email us at fyi [at] aip.org.

Public Comment on Draft Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Assessment

The U.S. Global Change Research Program is accepting public feedback on the draft of Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Assessment, which assesses climate change risks, impacts, and adaptation across the U.S. Feedback will be incorporated into a revised draft that will be reviewed by the National Academies. 

Deadline: 
January 31, 2018

2018-2019 OSA Congressional Science Fellowships

The Optical Society is currently accepting applications for the 2018-2019 OSA/Materials Research Society and Arthur H. Guenther Congressional Fellowships. Fellows will spend a year working in a congressional office in Washington, D.C., gaining experience in the policymaking process. For the OSA/MRS Fellowship, interested individuals should have a PhD in optical sciences and technology or materials science and be a member of OSA or MRS. For the Guenther Fellowship, individuals should have a PhD and familiarity with optical engineering or science disciplines and membership in OSA and/or SPIE.

Deadline: 
January 5, 2018

2018-2019 AGU Congressional Fellowship

The American Geophysical Union is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 AGU Congressional Science Fellowship Program. Fellows will spend a year working in a congressional office in Washington, D.C., gaining experience in the policymaking process. Interested individuals with a Ph.D. in a geosciences related discipline and are current members of AGU are encouraged to apply.

Deadline: 
January 15, 2018

2018-2019 AMS Congressional Science Fellowship

The American Meteorological Society is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 AMS Congressional Science Fellowship Program. Fellows will spend a year working in a congressional office in Washington, D.C., gaining experience in the policymaking process. Interested individuals should have a Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences or a related discipline and be an AMS member.

Deadline: 
February 1, 2018

2018-2019 APS Congressional Science Fellowship

The American Physical Society is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 APS Congressional Science Fellowship Program. Fellows will spend a year working in a congressional office in Washington, D.C., gaining experience in the policymaking process. Interested individuals must have a Ph.D. in the physical sciences and be an APS member.

Deadline: 
January 15, 2018

2018-2019 AIP Congressional Science Fellowship

The American Institute of Physics is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 AIP Congressional Science Fellowship Program.  Fellows will spend a year working in a congressional office in Washington, D.C., gaining experience in the policymaking process. Interested individuals must have a Ph.D. in the physical sciences and be a current member of at least one AIP member society.

Deadline: 
January 15, 2018

Space Studies Board Spring Internship

The National Academies’ Space Studies Board is currently accepting applications from undergraduate students for its spring space policy internship. Among other responsibilities, interns will conduct short-term research projects that contribute to the board’s ongoing study projects. Preference will be given to students majoring in physical science disciplines who have completed their junior year.

Deadline: 
February 2, 2018

SpaceX Government Affairs Internship

SpaceX, a rocket and spacecraft manufacturer, is seeking college students and recent graduates for its spring government affairs internship in Washington, D.C. Interns will attend a variety of space policy events and assist the government affairs team in preparing policy documents, among other duties.

Deadline: 
January 20, 2018

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