Scholarship & Grant Recipients

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2021

Graduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation, sponsored by WDHOF Member Cecilie Benjamin, in memory of her husband Max
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Brianna Cahill

2021

Graduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation, sponsored by WDHOF Member Meg Donat
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Hannah Rempel

2021

Graduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation, sponsored by donations to the WDHOF scholarship fund
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Samantha Salomé Izurieta Benitez

2021

Hugh Fletcher Memorial Training Grant to Assist the Disabled to Dive, sponsored by friends of Hugh Fletcher (WDHOF Founder/Member Kathy Weydig) & the Sister Fund
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Lucelle Hudson

2021

Instructor Advanced Education Grant, sponsored by WDHOF Member Jeanne Bear Sleeper
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Katelyn Mika

2021

Instructor Advanced Education Grant, sponsored by WDHOF Member Jeanne Bear Sleeper
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Tokea “Kea” Payton

2021

J. Berman Memorial Scholarship in Sea Turtle Conservation, sponsored by the J. Berman Memorial Fund
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Julyne Norlie

2021

Kids Sea Camp Basic Dive Training Grant, sponsored by Kids Sea Camp (WDHOF Member Margo Peyton) & donations to the WDHOF Scholarship Fund
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Talya Redinger

2021

Kids Sea Camp Basic Dive Training Grant, sponsored by Kids Sea Camp (WDHOF Member Margo Peyton) & donations to the WDHOF Scholarship Fund
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Wilma Mavea

2021

Ocean Wishes Advanced Dive Training Grant, sponsored by Ocean Wishes (WDHOF Member Margo Peyton) & donations to the WDHOF Scholarship Fund
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Rebecca Ferreira

2021

Ocean Wishes Advanced Dive Training Grant, sponsored by Ocean Wishes (WDHOF Member Margo Peyton) & donations to the WDHOF Scholarship Fund
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Sophia Diaz

2021

Rachel Morrison Memorial Graduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation, sponsored by John and Jeanne Morrison, in memory of their daughter Rachel
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Georgina Ramírez-Ortiz

2021

Rachel Morrison Memorial Graduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation, sponsored by John and Jeanne Morrison, in memory of their daughter Rachel
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Lachan Roth

2021

Sherry Reed Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation, sponsored by family & friends of WDHOF Member Sherry Reed
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Eloise Rose Lopez

2021

Simone Melchior Cousteau Research Grant
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Megan Conkling

2021

Susan L. Williams Memorial Fellowship in Seagrass Rehabilitation, sponsored by family & friends of WDHOF Member Susan L. Williams
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Kate Hruby

2021

Susan L. Williams Memorial Fellowship in Seagrass Rehabilitation, sponsored by family & friends of WDHOF Member Susan L. Williams
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Laura Zaldivar

2021

Susan L. Williams Memorial Fellowship in Seagrass Rehabilitation, sponsored by family & friends of WDHOF Member Susan L. Williams
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Marija Oštaric´

2021

Susan L. Williams Memorial Fellowship in Seagrass Rehabilitation, sponsored by family & friends of WDHOF Member Susan L. Williams
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Sonora Meiling

2021

Undergraduate Marine Research Internship, sponsored by WDHOF Members Drs. Sue Shoemaker & Kathleen Dudzinski
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Phoebe Churney

2021

Undergraduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation, sponsored by Blue Green Expeditions (WDHOF Member Faith Ortins)
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Gabrielle Martineau

2021

Undergraduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation, sponsored by Oceanic Research Group, Inc. (WDHOF Member Dr. Christine Bird)
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Sofia Ferreira

2021

Women’s Scuba Association Advanced Dive Training Grant, sponsored by Women’s Scuba Association (WDHOF Founder/Member Jennifer King)
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Kellie Smith

2020

Advanced Dive Training Grant – Professional, sponsored by WDHOF
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Dominique Maucieri

2020

Advanced Dive Training Grant – Professional, sponsored by WDHOF
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Felicity Crook

Simone Melchior Cousteau Research Grant

A $5,000 competitive grant for women conducting research on the sustainability of marine or freshwater species or communities impacted by climate change.

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Advanced Dive Training Grants: for Certified Divers

Up to 11 advanced dive training grants -- 9 for women only, 2 for women or men -- divers of any age (unless specified) and background who wish to further their dive education through approved scuba diving programs beyond the basic certification level.

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Diver Medical Education Grant - UK and Europe areas

Two training grants (valued at £1000 each) for Diver Medical Training - UK and Europe areas - qualified women or men.

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Diver Medical Education Grant - USA or Canada

Three training grants (valued at $500) for qualified women or men. For Diver Medical Training including full Diver Medical Theory and Practical Training - USA or Canada

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No Recipients Found

Instructor Advanced Education Training Grant

One $2,000 grant to encourage instructors to expand their underwater-related skills by taking additional training leading to certification. For women only.

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No Recipients Found

Undergraduate Marine Research Internship

One $1,000 Internship program with a focus in marine biology. For women or men, must be a still-matriculated undergraduate student.

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No Recipients Found

Marine Conservation Undergraduate Scholarship

Two scholarships ($1,500 & $1,000) for qualified women of any age who are enrolled in accredited undergraduate academic or research programs in the field of marine conservation.

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No Recipients Found

Marine Conservation Graduate Scholarship

Six scholarships ($2,000 each) awarded to qualified individuals who are enrolled in an accredited graduate academic or research program in the field of marine conservation. Five are for women only; one is for women or men.

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No Recipients Found

Susan L. Williams Memorial Fellowships in Coral and Seagrass Rehabilitation

Four fellowships ($2,500 each) to support marine fieldwork and data collection in conjunction with marine habitat rehabilitation projects. For women only.

Recipients
No Recipients Found

Basic Dive Training Grants (learn to dive)

Up to ten basic dive training grants (8 are for women only; 2 are for women or men) to provide funding to learn to dive, culminating in a certification from a nationally recognized diver-training agency.

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No Recipients Found

Amelia Behrens-Furniss Memorial Hardhat Dive Training Grant

One $1,000 grant to a female diver of any age and background who wishes to begin or further her training in hardhat diving through an approved hardhat dive training program.

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Cecelia Connelly Memorial Scholarships in Underwater Archaeology

Two scholarships (graduate: $2,000; undergraduate: $750) for courses of study leading to a career in the field of underwater archaeology. For women only.

Recipients
No Recipients Found

Hugh Fletcher Memorial Dive Training Grant Disabled Diver Instruction

One $1,000 grant for a disabled person (female or male) or for a Divemaster, Assistant Instructor, or Instructor (female or male) to gain the required education/training to assist or teach the disabled to dive

Recipients
No Recipients Found

Laurel Clark Sea to Space Physiology Research Grant

Two $5,000 grants to support graduate research in extreme environment physiology (diving, altitude, and/or space). For women or men with current or pending enrollment in a degree-granting graduate program.

Recipients
No Recipients Found

Bonnie Cardone Memorial Scholarship in Journalism, Graphic Arts, Photography, or Videography

One $1,500 scholarship for a woman diver who is enrolled in a degree-granting undergraduate or graduate program in the U.S. or Canada in the field of journalism, graphic arts, photography

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Basic or advanced dive training for candidates in ROTC, JROTC, military academy, Sea Scout or Sea Cadet

A grant for a young female or male who wants to begin or further her/his dive education/training. Must be enrolled in an ROTC or JROTC program, military academy or be a Sea Cadet or Sea Scout

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J. Berman Memorial Grant for Sea Turtle Conservation

One $2,000 grant for a qualified woman of any age to advance the conservation of sea turtles.

Recipients
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