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Going the Distance: Post-graduates and Those in the Field
Astrobiology Magazine: Education
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Posted:   01/28/14
Author:    Sheyna E. Gifford, MD

Summary: In this series of blog posts, contributors from gURLs in space offer advice on how to fund an education in the space sciences.

Funding for Post-graduates and those already in the field

Dr. Sara Walker (right), assistant professor at Arizona State University (ASU) and an alumni of the NASA Astrobiology NASA Postdoctoral Program. Walker is shown speaking with Dr. Paul Davies (left), also of ASU Credit: BEYOND, ASU
1) Association for Women in Science Educational and Professional Development Awards
Official site:
Deadline: see website

2) For women in any science: L'Oreal USA For Women in Science
Official site:
Final Deadline: TBA, Check Website

3) For emerging leader in the biomedical sciences: Whitaker International
Fellows and Scholars Program
Official site:
Final Deadline: January 20, 2014 Date Applications are to be received

4)The Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research in Astrobiology is supported by the NASA Astrobiology Institute and the American Philosophical Society (APS)
Official site:
Deadline: February

5) NASA Postdoctoral Program
Official site:
Deadline: March, July, November

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