ASM Headquarters Fellowship Program

American Society for Microbiology (ASM)

This fellowship was established to provide an intense and multi-faceted training experience for individuals who are interested in exploring careers outside the traditional academic environment. The program was designed to advance ones knowledge and skills in promulgating fundamental and applied research, education, science policy and communications as it applies to furthering the microbiological sciences and the mission of ASM. This fellowship is for 12-consecutive months and are in residency at the ASM in Washington, DC.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Financial Need:
    Not Required
  • Residence:
    U.S. Permanent Residents (or citizens of the United States)
  • Citizenship:
    Be citizens of the United States (or U.S. Permanent Residents)
  • Major/Career:
    Have a background in microbiology, or related field.
  • Organization:
    Be a current member of ASM
  • Other Benefits:
    Medical/dental/vision benefits, 10-day accrued paid time off, ASM observed holidays and a public transportation subsidy.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
    Not required
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Other Materials:
    A completed online application.

Contact Information