Department of Commerce: Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program
Date posted: 06/04/2010
Award: 12-month stipend for each student of $30,000 and an annual cost-of-education allowance of up to $12,000 and up to $10,000 support for a four to six week research collaboration at a NOAA facility; doctoral student support for 1-4 years.
Field: Oceanography, marine biology, maritime archaeology (including all science, engineering, and resource management of ocean and coastal areas)
Eligibility: US citizens currently pursuing or intending to pursue full-time study a masters or doctoral level degree in oceanography, maritime archaeology, or marine biology (all science, engineering, and resource management of ocean and coastal areas).
Address: Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries 1305 East West Highway SSMC4 11th Floor, Room 11146 Silver Spring, MD 20910
Web site: http://fosterscholars.noaa.gov/
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program recognizes outstanding scholarship and encourages independent graduate level research -- particularly by female and minority students -- in oceanography, marine biology and maritime archaeology.