|The NRC Research Associateship Programs (RAP) prospective applicants select a research project or projects from among a large group of Research Opportunities available through the website. Prior to completing an application, prospective applicants should contact the Research Adviser listed with the selected Research Opportunity(ies) to ensure that funding will be available if the application is recommended by NRC Research Associateship Programs panels.
Eligibility/Requirements: See Individual Agency restrictions. Applicants must have earned a Ph.D., Sc.D., M.D., D.V.M., or academically equivalent research doctorate before beginning tenure. Applicants must have held the doctorate for less than five years at the time of application.