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 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