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American Institute of Steel Construction Early Career Funding Opportunities


AISC Milek Fellowship

  • Deadline - September 1, 2017
  • Who is eligible to apply?
    • Applicants shall be on a tenure track at a U.S. university but not have had tenure at any institution.
  • What is the budget and duration?
    • ​Four-year fellowship awarding $50,000 per year (for a total of $200,000) 
    • No overhead costs will be covered because AISC is a non‐profit organization that uses membership dues for research and other activities per the solicitation
  • Additional Notes
    • Link to solicitation
    • The faculty member is to use this fellowship to support students with high potential to be valuable contributors to the U.S. structural steel construction industry and should strive to fund a doctoral candidate with at least half of the fellowship money. The subject of study may be chosen from a wide arrray of topics in steel design and construction; a partial list of research topics of interest to AISC is below.