Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program
The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program provides fellows the opportunity to work in a Federal agency or in a U.S. Congressional office, bringing their extensive knowledge and experience in the classroom to education programs and/or education policy efforts.
- Eleven month fellowship
- Current sponsoring agencies include the Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
- Monthly living stipend of $7,500
Additional information is available at the DOE Office of Science website
- Minimum of five complete years of full-time classroom teaching experience
- Teaching full-time in a public or private elementary or secondary school district in the U.S. for at least five of the last seven years in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) discipline
- Current employment may be as an educator or district official
- U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident (green card holder) of the U.S.
- Active health insurance for the duration of the program
- Letter of recommendation from a school district official as one of three required letters of recommendation
- Obtain a leave of absence for the full eleven months
See the DOE Office of Science site to apply for this program.