The Science and Technology Policy Institute (STPI) is a congressionally chartered, federally funded research and development center operated by the Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA). STPI provides analytical support to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and other federal departments and agencies on science, technology, and innovation policy issues. The STPI Science Policy Fellowship Program provides recent bachelor’s or master’s degree recipients a unique opportunity to use their critical thinking and analytic skills to work on a diverse set of challenges in science and technology (S&T) policy areas. Fellows will work with a team of researchers to support a wide variety of S&T policy-related tasks. Over the course of the two-year program, experiences will include:
- Training on specific analytical methods and tools
- Mentorship from senior staff with extensive policy-related experience
- Ongoing colloquia series on topics related to S&T policy
- Attending and presenting at select professional society meetings
More info, including qualifications and application materials, can be found here. Ensure the application and supporting materials are submitted no later than January 30, 2015.