CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

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, as well as international visiting scholars.

JOHN A. KNAUSS MARINE POLICY FELLOWSHIP

The Sea Grant Knauss 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. The one-year paid fellowship matches highly qualified graduate students with hosts in the legislative and executive branches of government in the Washington, D.C. area. More information here.

Applications must be submitted to the MIT Sea Grant College Program by February 21, 2020. Applicants are strongly encouraged to reach out to the Sea Grant Program in their state one to two months prior to the state application deadline to receive application support and provide notification of an intent to apply. Email the MIT Sea Grant College Program at seagrantinfo@mit.edu for more information, and view the Prospective Fellows Page additional tips for applying.

UROP AND STUDENT RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES

Email seagrantinfo@mit.edu to inquire about current research opportunities at MIT Sea Grant.

OPPORTUNITYDEADLINE
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 21, 2020

View the Opportunity on GRANTS.GOV

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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.
1950+

STUDENT INTERNSHIP HOURS
(Summer 2017 – Spring 2019)

67

STUDENT INTERNS
(Summer 2017 – Spring 2019)

50+

KNAUSS FELLOWS
(MIT Sea Grant & Woods Hole Sea Grant)

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