Congressional Science Fellowship
Looking to Expand Your Professional Horizons?
Believe in Serving Society Through Science?
Ready for a Unique Challenge?
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. Please read our detailed fellowship page for more information.
Learn more about fellows’ experiences by reading current and past Congressional Science Fellow reports.
The Congressional Science Fellowship is offered by the Geological Society of America and the U.S. Geological Survey as part of the American Association for the Advancement of Science Congressional Science and Engineering Fellows Program.