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NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship

This opportunity is currently closed

This two-year fellowship is intended 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 two-year projects proposed by the state and selected by the fellowship sponsor, the NOAA Coastal Services Center.

Any student who will complete a master’s, doctoral, or professional degree program in natural resource management or environmental-related studies at an accredited U.S. university between January 1, 2015, and July 31, 2016, is eligible. Students from a broad range of environmental programs are encouraged to apply. Students from non-U.S. institutions are not eligible.

This opportunity offers a competitive salary, medical benefits, and travel and relocation expense reimbursement. Application packages should be sent to Jackie Whitehouse, Florida Sea Grant, PO Box 110400, 1762 McCarty Drive, Bldg 803, Gainesville, FL 32611-0400 and must include:

  1. Resume or curriculum vitae (2-page maximum using 12 pt font).
  2. Statement of goals with emphasis on what you expect from and can contribute to the fellowship experience (500 words or less).
  3. Two letters of recommendation, including one from your principal professor. If no principal professor exists, the faculty member who is most familiar with your academic work may be substituted.
  4. Unofficial copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts.

Visit this link for information regarding eligibility and description of the fellowship 2015 Coastal Management Fellowship.


Friday, January 22, 2016
Florida Sea Grant
ATTN: Melissa Macarages
PO Box 110400
1762 McCarty Drive, Bldg 803 Room 104
Gainesville, FL 32611-0400