Connecting You to America's Ocean and Great Lakes
Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program
Announcement is Now Available!
The National Oceanic and
Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Dr. Nancy Foster
Scholarship Program provides support for master's and
doctoral studies in oceanography, marine biology, maritime
archaeology and all other science, engineering, social
science and resource management disciplines involving
ocean and coastal areas, particularly by women and members of
• Scholarship covers tuition and a living
• Travel funds support a program collaboration
at a national marine sanctuary field office or another NOAA office.
• Training includes
science communication, stewardship and how to become a national
marine sanctuary ambassador.
To apply, each applicant
• be a U.S. citizen • pursue, or intend to pursue,
graduate-level studies at a U.S. accredited institution • have and maintain a high grade point
average; and • maintain full-time student status for the
duration of the scholarship award.
for applications is December 10, 2015 at 5:00 pm Eastern Time