NASA Postdoctoral Fellowships

United States
Annual stipends start at $53,500
Mar 19, 2012
Aug 08, 2012
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Result Type
Full Time

NASA Postdoctoral Fellowships


The NASA Postdoctoral Program (NPP) offers scientists and engineers unique opportunities to engage in NASA research in space science, earth science, aeronautics, exploration systems, lunar science, astrobiology, and astrophysics.



·       Annual stipends start at $53,500, with supplements for certain degree fields and high cost-of-living areas

·       Annual travel budget of $8,000

·       Relocation allowance

·       Financial supplement for health insurance purchased through the program

·       Appointments renewable for up to three years

·       Approximately 90 Fellowships awarded annually

·       Apply by clicking APPLY NOW below.


Application Deadlines:

Three each year - March 1, July 1, and November 1



·       U. S. citizens, Lawful Permanent Residents, and foreign nationals eligible for J-1 status as a Research Scholar

·       Recent and senior-level Ph.D. recipients


Locations of Fellowship Positions:

·       Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA

·       Dryden Flight Research Center, Edwards, CA

·       Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH

·       Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD

·       Goddard Institute for Space Studies, New York, NY

·       Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA

·       Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX

·       Kennedy Space Center, Kennedy Space Center, FL

·       Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA

·       Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL

·       Stennis Space Center, Stennis Space Center, MS

·       NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC

·       Various locations associated with the NASA Astrobiology Institute and NASA Lunar Science Institute


To obtain more information and to apply for this exciting opportunity, please visit the NPP Web site by clicking “APPLY NOW” below.