AFWERX Fellowship seeks innovative Guardians and Airmen

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AFRL) – AFWERX is now accepting applications for its summer 2022 fellowship program until May 9. Innovation enthusiasts of all ranks from the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space Force active duty, Reserve, Guard and government civilians may apply for the summer cohort.

The AFWERX Fellowship is an experiential training opportunity that assigns fellows to work virtually with one of the AFWERX teams from June 20 to Nov. 1. This immersion provides the opportunity to work on a number of initiatives. During the four-month program, participants may support a range of projects, including but not limited to: major command or MAJCOM outreach; expanding the AFWERX network; incubating, accelerating, and transitioning Airmen/Guardian ideas; designing innovation training, or participating in a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) / Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) sprint.

Apply to the AFWERX fellowship HERE.


AFWERX, a program office at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), connects innovators across government, industry and academia. Through innovation and collaboration with our nation’s top subject-matter experts and harnessing the power of ingenuity of internal talent, by expanding technology, talent, and transition partnerships for rapid and affordable commercial and military capability. Additional information is available at: