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Coastal Management Fellowship

Applications from 2019-2021 Program candidates were due January 18, 2019.

Coastal Management Fellowship flyerThe 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. The program matches postgraduate students with state coastal zone programs to work on projects proposed by the state and selected by the fellowship sponsor, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office for Coastal Management. This two-year opportunity offers a competitive salary, medical benefits, and travel and relocation expense reimbursement.

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Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship flyerKnauss Graduate Policy Fellowships

Class of 2020 applications were due February 22, 2019.

The Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship is designed for students interested in marine and coastal issues and enrolled in a master’s, doctoral or professional graduate degree program. It provides an opportunity for a unique one-year experience in the legislative or executive branch of the federal government in Washington, D.C. During that year, the recipients work on substantive national policy issues related to aquatic resources. Louisiana Sea Grant may nominate up to six candidates to compete for approximately 50 available positions.

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Image: LaDIA Fellowship flyer.LaDIA Fellows Program

Fellowship applications wer due by April 5, 2019.

Louisiana Sea Grant is creating stronger connections between researchers and community members in coastal Louisiana through LaDIA (Discovery-Integration-Application) fellowships. The call for applications for new fellows will open in early 2017.

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NOAA Fisheries Sea Grant Fellowship

Student applications were due February 28, 2019.

In 1999, NOAA National Sea Grant Office and NOAA Fisheries established a Graduate Fellowship Program in two specialized areas: population and ecosystem dynamics as well as, marine resource economics. Population and ecosystem dynamics involve the study of fish populations and marine ecosystems to better assess fishery stock conditions and dynamics. The NOAA Fisheries/Sea Grant Joint Graduate Fellowship Program in Population and Ecosystem Dynamics and Marine Resource Economics 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).

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