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Department of Energy EERE Postdoctoral Research Awards


Goes By: DOE EERE postdoc
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Offers recent Ph.D. recipients the opportunity to conduct applied research at universities, national laboratories, and other research facilities.

The objective of the EERE Postdoctoral Research Awards is to support scientific research in energy efficiency and renewable energy by attracting the best scientists and engineers to pursue breakthrough technologies in a highly prestigious postdoctoral research program. To meet this objective, EERE Research Participants will have access to unique education and training opportunities, top scientists in their field, and state-of-the-art projects and equipment. As a result, innovative technologies will be developed that will have a real impact on the economy by providing energy efficient and affordable technologies; on the environment by providing clean energy technologies; and on the quality of life for all Americans by enhancing their energy choices.


Award Value

The award will provide an annual stipend of $65,000, allowances for health insurance and research-related expenses, and limited reimbursement for relocation expenses.


Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Doctoral, Postdoctoral

Minimum Grade Point Average

3.3

Citizenship

US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Postdoctoral
Academic Areas: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
Areas of Interest: Research, Environment
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.




Last updated: August 10, 2018




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