BridgeUP: STEM Program

The BridgeUP: STEM program at the AMNH is excited to announce that the application for the Helen
Fellowship is now open.  This fellowship is a one-year residency for post-baccalaureate women to
devote time immersed in computational scientific research and educational outreach at the AMNH.  This
fellowship is an initiative at the AMNH dedicated to increasing the diversity of the talent pipeline by
providing underrepresented students access to the skills and tools required for the 21st Century.Please share this great opportunity with any female student or advisee who might be interested. To
learn more about the fellowship and the application process, visit
A colorful PDF flyer can be downloaded at this website.

Who is eligible to apply?
The fellowship is intended for recent college graduates with a conferred bachelor’s or master’s degree
in computer science, natural sciences, applied mathematics, computational science, or other relevant
majors prior to the fellowship start date in September.

What are the benefits?
Fellows will receive an annual salary of $70,000 plus generous benefits.  Funding is also available for
research, travel and equipment expenses.

How do I apply?
The online application is now open and is due by January 21, 2018.  To learn more about application
requirements, visit