Educational Testing Service (ETS) Post-Doctoral Fellowship Award Program

This fellowship provides opportunities to recent doctoral recipients and to increase the number of women and minority professionals working in the following fields: psychology; education; sociology of education; psychometrics; statistics; computer science; linguistics; educational, occupational, or vocational testing, including alternative forms of assessment for special populations; testing issues associated with new forms of assessment or policy research language assessment.

Deadline: January 1, 2015; January 1, 2016

Sponsor: Educational Testing Service

Description
The amount is $50,000 for the 1-year period. In addition, limited relocation expenses consistent with the ETS guidelines will be reimbursed. Renewal for a second year by mutual consent.
Eligibility

Doctorate in a relevant discipline and evidence of prior research. The main criteria for selection are the candidate’s scholarship and the technical strength of the proposed topic of research. Another key factor is the explicit objective of the research and its relationship to ETS research goals and priorities. ETS affirmative action objectives are considered.

How to Apply