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NRC Programs at Federal Highway Administration

This page provides specific information related to the NRC Research and Fellowship Program at FHWA.

  • Use the navigation on the left to explore individual opportunities at FHWA.
  • Visit to learn more about the Federal Highway Administration.
  • Select RAP Home to learn more on the NRC Research and Fellowship Programs.

When to Apply

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You can visit the NRC Research and Fellowship Programs page for applicants to access the application review schedule and important information for applicants.


Review the eligibility criteria for RAP.

Research opportunities at FHWA are open to U.S. citizens, permanent residents and non-U.S. citizens.

Research opportunities at FHWA are open to Postdoctoral and 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. Applicants who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents should ask the prospective Adviser about specific security requirements.


Federal Highway Administration/Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (FHWA) - McLean, VA
Eric R. Brown 301-875-2692
Craig P. Thor Ph.D. 202.493.3338
NRC Program Administrator
Dr. Eric Basques 202-334-2707
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