MIT Sea Grant administers a number of programs, fellowships, internships, and awards that directly support those pursuing studies in marine research. We work with high school students, undergraduates and graduate students from MIT, Massachusetts schools, and US universities.

The John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship provides a unique educational and professional experience to graduate students who have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources. February 22, 2019
The MIT Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) is an experiential learning opportunity available to students at MIT.see Application Deadlines
The NOAA Fisheries / Sea Grant Fellowship is designed to help Sea Grant fulfill its broad educational responsibilities and to strengthen the collaboration between Sea Grant and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS).January 30, 2019
The NOAA 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. January 18, 2019
MIT Sea Grant College Program receives nominations during the academic year for the Dean A. Horn Award for Undergraduate Study in Marine Research. All MIT undergraduates from any Department are eligible.May 10, 2018
MIT Sea Grant sponsors the Blue Lobster Bowl, a fast-paced ocean science quiz bowl, the regional competition of the National Ocean Sciences Bowl (NOSB) for MA high school teams. Participants are eligible to apply for a Coastal and Ocean Science Training (COAST) internship through NOSB.

(Summer 2017 – Spring 2019)


(Summer 2017 – Spring 2019)


(MIT Sea Grant & Woods Hole Sea Grant)


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