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AMS Congressional Fellowship

The American Mathematical Society (AMS) will sponsor a Congressional Fellow from September 2021 through August 2022.  The Fellow will spend the year working on the staff of a Member of Congress or a congressional committee, as a special legislative assistant in legislative and policy areas requiring scientific and technical input. 

Fellowship Details
An AMS Fellowship Committee will select the AMS Congressional Fellow.  The fellowship stipend is US$86,335 for the fellowship period, with allowances for relocation and professional travel and a contribution towards health insurance.

Application Deadline
February 1, 2021

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Fellowship Criteria
Applications are invited from individuals in the mathematical sciences. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or an equivalent doctoral-level degree by the application deadline.

Application Procedure
Applicants must submit a statement expressing interest and qualifications for the AMS Congressional Fellowship, as well as a current curriculum vitae.  Applicants must also arrange for three letters of recommendation.  Use of the online application procedure is strongly encouraged, however applications may be submitted by email 

Further information about the fellowship