Geological Society of America Congressional Science Fellowship

Put your expertise to work helping shape science and technology policy on Capitol Hill. The GSA-USGS Congressional Science Fellow spends a year working as a staff member for a Member of Congress or congressional committee.

If you are an earth scientist with a broad geologic background, experience in applying scientific knowledge to societal challenges, and a passion for helping shape the future of the geoscience profession, GSA invites your application before the 1 February deadline.

The fellowship is open to GSA members who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Minimum requirements are a Master’s degree with at least five years professional experience or a Ph.D. at the time of appointment. Applications are accepted from candidates in any area of the earth sciences.