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Research Associate Programs at EPA/Faculty Fellowship Program

This page provides specific information about the NRC Research Associateship Program at EPA/FFP.

  • Use the navigation on the left to explore individual opportunities at EPA/FFP.
  • Visit to learn more about EPA/Faculty Fellowship Program.
  • Select RAP Home to learn more about the NRC Research Associateship Programs.

When to Apply

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Visit the NRC Research Associateship Programs For Applicants page for the application review schedule and important information for applicants.


Review the eligibility criteria for RAP.

Research opportunities at EPA/FFP are open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents.

Research opportunities at EPA/FFP are open only to Senior applicants.

Click About RAP - Levels for a definition of each level.

Note: Eligibility can vary for each research opportunity. Be sure to check the specific opportunity(s) in which you are interested.

Additional Information on the EPA/Faculty Fellowship Program

Faculty at the Assistant Professor level, who have held their doctorate degree less than five years at the time of application, will receive regular awards. Those who have held the doctorate for more than five years and are at the Associate and Full Professor level will receive senior awards.

The Faculty Fellowship awards will be open only to citizens of the United States and to legal permanent residents.


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Dr. Eric Basques 202-334-2707
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