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CSMGEP-CSWEP Summer Economics Fellows Program Application Submission


To apply for the 2022 CSMGEP-CSWEP Summer Economics Fellows Program, you must login with an active AEA member account or a free non-member account. Login or create account.

Purpose: Sponsored by the American Economic Association and originally by a National Science Foundation grant, the fellowship allows the fellow to spend a summer in residence at a sponsoring research institution.

Overview: Sponsored by the American Economic Association and the National Science Foundation, summer economics fellowships are available to senior graduate students and junior faculty. During their residency, fellows participate as members of the research community while engaged in a research project of their own choosing. Fellows will be mentored by experienced economists both on scientific issues, and career issues such as negotiating publications, the job market, and advancement strategies. Fellows are encouraged to present a research seminar at the sponsoring agency during their fellowship. Fellows are typically either junior faculty, postdocs or graduate students at the dissertation stage. Fellows are to be chosen by the program with the agreement of the sponsoring institution in line with the goal of advancing the participation of women and underrepresented minorities in the economics profession, the fit of a candidate with the activities of the research group at the sponsoring institution, and the value of the proposed research to advancing the sponsoring institution's own goals.

Administration: The program is administered by an ad hoc committee appointed by the Chairs of CSWEP and CSMGEP.

  • For a comprehensive list of questions and answers about the program and applying visit our Frequently Asked Questions.
  • For information on the program’s History and Archival Statistics, click here.
  • For the names and sponsors of past AEA Economics Summer Fellows, please click here.
  • For further information contact CSWEP at info@cswep.org.

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