The DEVCOM Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Research Associateship Program (RAP) accepts applications for Short-Term Fellows throughout the year, however applicants are encouraged to submit applications by April for consideration for the current year.


Complete and submit the online application. The following will also be uploaded with the online application:

  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae  (include list of any papers, presentations, or publications)
  • Research Proposal (As identified under the Postdoctoral Fellowship Requirements)
  • Faculty Applicants Only! Complete the Faculty Certification of Salary Form


The complete application and supporting materials will be submitted to the ARL Review Committee. Incomplete applications may not be considered. Additional information may be required if an appointment is offered.