Lawrence Postdoctoral Fellowship

We would like you to encourage you all to apply for the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s (LLNL) Lawrence Fellowship. The fellowship was established to provide extraordinary postdocs an opportunity to pursue independent, ground-breaking research in a National Lab setting. The Laboratory is committed to making their experience at LLNL positive and rewarding.

This three-year fellowship is awarded to your rising graduate students with uncommon talent, credentials, scientific track records, and potential for significant achievements. Typically, two to four awards are given each year. Fellows will propose creative and independent research in one or more aspects of science relevant to LLNL’s mission. Research areas may include:

  • Atmospheric Science 
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Energy
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Geoscience
  • Lasers
  • Materials Science
  • Physics

Applications are due on October 1.

Please contact the program administrator, Wendy Urteaga, at if you have any questions.