FBI Counterterrorism and Forensic Science Research Unit Fellowship
Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.
About this Fellowship
Allows participants to participate in forensic research initiatives utilizing state-of-the-art equipment under the mentorship of CFSRU scientists
Deadlines for this award are accepted on a rolling basis. See their website for more details.
As a participant with the Counterterrorism and Forensic Science Research Unit (CFSRU) Visiting Scientist Program (VSP), you will have an opportunity to enhance your professional development and increase your research capabilities and contributions by participating in forensic research initiatives utilizing state-of-the-art equipment under the mentorship of CFSRU scientists. The VSP will expose you to a research environment in a high security government facility and provides an opportunity to perform research in areas of interest unique to law enforcement and national security. Under the the guidance of a mentor you will perform sophisticated laboratory techniques using emerging technologies, judge the completeness and accuracy of research results, perform statistical analyses on data, and prepare written manuscripts for FBI review and publication in peer-reviewed journals.
Applicants must have completed requirements for a Bachelor’s, Master, or PhD or complete all the requirements for the degree by the anticipated start date of the appointment. Students may apply for and are eligible to participate in the program at multiple times during their graduate studies.
Living and Expenses Stipend, $5000 Travel allowance
|Year(s) of Application||Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters, Doctoral, Postdoctoral|
|Campus Nomination Required||No|
Last updated: May 18, 2021