2024 applications are open. They will close November 15, except for the Undergraduate Marine Research Internship, which closes on January 15, 2024 at 5:00 pm New York time.
All applications require two letters of recommendation from individuals who can comment on your ability to complete the proposed project or training. Details about the letters of recommendation are provided on the application form.
No applications or letters of recommendation will be accepted after the deadline. If the recommendations are not submitted by the deadline, the application will not be considered. No exceptions. Please request the letters of recommendation early, and please follow up with your recommenders. Instructions for the letters of recommendation are provided on the application form.
Awards will be announced February 1, 2024, and the awards will be made in March 2024.
PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU NEED THE SCHOLARSHIP OR TRAINING GRANT BEFORE MARCH 2024.
The scholarship or training grant must be used within 18 months of the date of the award (August 31, 2025). Please do not apply if you cannot complete the research project or dive training within 18 months of receiving the award, i.e., by August 31, 2025.
At the completion of the project or training, a report detailing how the funds were used must be submitted online.