The University of Maryland, Baltimore County is giving early career researchers a chance to work closely with professionals in an interdisciplinary, cross-sector group by inviting them to participate in the Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) Fellowship for the academic year 2022-2023.
Individuals with research experience in Earth or environmental sciences, computer science, or Earth science education who are enrolled in a graduate program (MS or PhD) or a postdoctoral research position at the University of Maryland are eligible to participate in this fellowship. The selected ESIP Community Fellows will serve a year-long term starting December 2022 to December 2023 with a stated stipend of $2,000 for participation, paid in two installments and travel expenses.
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Application Deadline: 7th October 2022 is the last day to apply.
- University or Organization: University of Maryland, Baltimore County
- Department: NA
- Course Level: Graduate
- Award: $2,000
- Number of Awards: 8
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: International and Domestic
- The award can be taken in the USA.
- Eligible Countries: All international and domestic students are eligible to apply.
- Eligible Course or Subjects: Students can apply for an MSc or PhD degree program in informatics and earth science at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
- Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
- The applicants must be enrolled in a graduate program (MS or PhD) or a postdoctoral research position less than two years beyond your PhD.
- The applicants must attend the full duration of both January and July Meetings.
- The applicants must join monthly Collaboration Area calls; attendance is only excused if the chair knows at least 24 hours before the call and only one call will be excused
- The applicants must participate in occasional networking and training events
- The applicants must be U.S. citizens or authorized to work in the U.S.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: Students must first apply for admission. Fellowship applications can be made here.
- Supporting Documents: The students are required to present the following documents to the university:
- Graduate transcript
- One letter of recommendation
- Cover letter
- Admission Requirements: The applicants must meet the entry and academic requirements of the university for their selected program.
- Language Requirement: The applicants must have strong oral and written communication skills.
The candidates selected will be provided a stipend of $2,000 for participation, paid in two installments. ESIP will also cover the required travel expenses. Participation following the July ESIP Meeting is contingent on satisfactory performance.