AMS Congressional Fellowship

The American Mathematical Society (AMS) will sponsor a Congressional Fellow from September 2020 through August 2021.  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$81,548 for the fellowship period, with allowances for relocation and professional travel and a contribution towards health insurance.

Application Deadline
February 15, 2020

Fellowship Criteria
Applicants must have a Ph.D. or an equivalent doctoral-level degree in mathematics 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 nomination procedure is strongly encouraged, however nominations may be submitted by email amsdc@ams.org or by postal mail to:

AMS Congressional Fellowship
c/o AMS Washington Office
1527 Eighteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC  20036

Further information about the fellowship