These awards will be given to outstanding Ph.D.’s who wish to continue research in ocean acoustics or the related disciplines of undersea signal processing, marine structural acoustics, and transducer materials science. Applicants must identify an ocean scientist or acoustician at an academic institution or Navy laboratory with whom to work. These postdoctoral awards are 24 months in duration and shall cover full salary and benefits. A detailed technical proposal in the format described located on the “How to Submit a Proposal” webpage is required.
ONR expects to grant 3-5 such awards per year.