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AAUW Fellowships and Grants

Do you know a woman who is doing advanced graduate studies? AAUW, the American Association of University Women, made 320 financial awards worth $6 million in 2022/2023. Applications for 2023-2024 opened August 1. The application period will close at staggered times in November.more about AAUW Fellowships and Grants

Sea Grant Graduate Fellowships

Sea Grant has many reputable fellowships specifically for graduate students that focus on professional development in budding careers for a variety of marine topics. — more info on all Sea Grant fellowships

Scientific Diver Training

The Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON) is currently accepting applications for the Fall 2022 scientific diver training course. LUMCON is at present the only American Academy of Underwater Sciences (AAUS) designated training facility in the State of Louisiana. Scientific diver certification is required by most academic and government agencies who utilize diving as a research tool for marine science including biology, chemistry, biomedical, engineering and geosciences, and for all diving work conducted in association with LUMCON. — more  info on LUMCON Scientific Diver Training