The Foreign Guest Researcher Program offers scientists from around the world the opportunity to work collaboratively with NIST scientists.
Foreign guest researchers at NIST fall into three categories:
Although NIST sometimes can provide a modest allowance for U.S. living expenses, guest researcher support generally comes from sponsoring companies or organizations.
The Foreign Guest Researcher Program is managed by the Office of International Affairs (OIA). Once you have been accepted into a NIST research program, your laboratory host and OIA staff can assist during your stay at NIST.
OIA provides assistance with: