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With the addition of the Carl and Lillian Illig Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Nanotechnology, which will fund its first award in Spring 2014, the Smalley Institute has three separate fellowships for supporting and promoting research leaders in nanoscale science and technology.

The actual timing of awards is subject primarily to variations in the return on investment for each endowment, plus an effort to give the Smalley community some predictability. Though subject to change, the following schedule is our best estimate of applications and appointments through 2018.


Start dates for
new Smalley Institute Post Doctoral Appointments

Fellowship Name 

Solicitation Announced 

Application Deadline 

Award Announced 

January 1, 2015 Evans Attwell Mid Sept 2014 Mid Oct 2014 Early Nov 2014
January 1, 2016 Nicholas Early Aug 2015 Late Sept 2015 Early Oct 2015
January 1, 2017 Illig Early Aug 2016 Late Sept 2016 Early Oct 2016
January 1, 2018 Evans Atwell Early Aug 2017 Late Sept 2017 Early Oct 2017