STRI fellowships

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Fri Nov 2 15:21:13 CST 2001

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The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI), a division of the Smithsonian Institution headquartered in the Republic of Panama, offers fellowships for research based at its facilities.  Disciplines include ecology, anthropology, paleontology,  evolution, systematics, behavior and physiology of tropical plants and animals.

*       Earl S. Tupper 3-year postdoctoral fellowship (deadline: Jan15).  Applications should include detailed research proposal with budget, curriculum vitae, 2 letters of reference, names and telephone numbers of 3 additional references and reprints of most important papers. Applicants should consult with STRI scientists who will serve as advisor before submitting final application.  Annual stipend up to $30,000 with yearly travel and research allotments. Proposals that include comparative research in other tropical countries will be considered. Send inquiries and application to STRI.

*       Predoctoral, postdoctoral, senior postdoctoral (up to 1 year) and 10-week fellowships are available through the Smithsonian's Office of Fellowships & Grants, Washington, DC.  (deadline: Jan15).  For information: OFG, 750 9th Street NW, Suite 9300, Washington DC 20560-0902, siofg at,
*       Three-month fellowships (deadline: Feb15, May15, Aug15 and Nov15) thru STRI. For information:  STRI/Office of Education, Unit 0948, APO AA 34002-0948, from the US or Apartado 2072, Balboa, Panama from Latin America, fellows at or

Awards are based upon merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or condition of handicap of the applicant.

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