THERE ARE NO OPEN OPPORTUNITIES AT THIS TIME.
NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship - CLOSED
Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship -OPEN
NMFS-SG Fellowship Program in Marine Resource Economics -CLOSED
2015 NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship
Purpose: The Coastal Management Fellowship was established in 1996 to provide on-the-job education and training opportunities in coastal resource management and policy for postgraduate students and to provide project assistance to state coastal zone management programs. The program matches postgraduate students with state coastal zone programs to work on projects proposed by the state and selected by the fellowship sponsor, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Coastal Services Center. This two-year opportunity offers a competitive salary, medical benefits, and travel and relocation expense reimbursement.
Eligibility: Any student who will complete a master's, doctoral, or professional degree program in natural resource management or environmental-related studies at an accredited U.S. university between January 1, 2014, and July 31, 2015, is eligible. Students from a broad range of environmental programs are encouraged to apply. Students from non-U.S. institutions are not eligible.
2017 Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship
OPEN Deadline Feb. 12, 2016
The NOAA Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship application period is now open. The Knauss Fellowship, established in 1979, provides a unique educational experience to graduate students who have an interest in ocean and coastal resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources. The program matches highly qualified graduate students with "hosts" in the legislative and executive branch of government located in the Washington, D.C. area, for a one year paid fellowship. CTSG is now accepting applications from graduate students for the one year period anticipated to begin February 1, 2017. The Connecticut Sea Grant program provides $45,000 to each Fellow for stipend and living expenses (per diem) as well as $9,000 for health insurance and/or moving expenses. For more detailed information please look at the Knauss Fellowship website. Interested students should discuss this fellowship with the Connecticut Sea Grant Director, Dr. Sylvain De Guise. A copy of the RFP can be obtained here. For more information, contact Julia Galkiewcz at the National Sea Grant Office, at 301 734-1067 or email: OARS.SG.Fellows@noaa.gov. Complete applications must be submitted to the CTSG office no later than 5:00 pm (EST) February 12, 2016. Those intending to apply should call the Director as early as possible in the application process.
Please contact Dr. Syma Ebbin at the CTSG office, (860) 405-9278 for additional information.
National Marine Fisheries Service - Sea Grant Graduate Fellowship Program in Marine Resource Economics
The Fellowships are available to US citizens who are graduate students enrolled in PhD degree programs in academic institutions in the United States and its territories. Ph.D. students interested in careers related to the development and implementation of quantitative methods for assessing the economics of the conservation and management of living marine resources, can receive two years of funding.For more information, contact Chris Hayes at the National Sea Grant Office (301-734-1088) or Laura Oremland (301-427-8162) or see the NMFS Fellowship program web site.
The Fellowships are available to US citizens who are graduate students enrolled in PhD degree programs in academic institutions in the United States and its territories. Ph.D. candidates interested in careers related to marine ecosystem and population dynamics, with a focus on modeling and managing systems of living marine resources can receive up to three years of funding. Sea Grant and NMFS, with required institutional matching funds, expect to support up to five new Fellows in Population and Ecosystem Dynamics in the amount of $43,500 per year, to commence August 1, 2015. Fellows will work on thesis problems of public interest and relevance to NMFS under the guidance of NMFS mentors at participating NMFS Science Centers or Laboratories. For more information, contact Chris Hayes at the National Sea Grant Office (301-734-1088) or Laura Oremland (301-427-8162) or see the NMFS Fellowship program web site.