Knauss MPF

Fellowship: 2023 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

The notice of federal funding opportunity for the 2023 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship is now open. The fellowship provides a one-year, paid experience for highly qualified early career professionals to work on issues related to coastal, marine and Great Lakes science and policy in offices within the executive or legislative branch of government in Washington, D.C.

Graduate students interested in marine science policy should explore the information about the fellowship as soon as possible and talk to their local Sea Grant program (or the National Sea Grant Office) at least one month prior to the February 18, 2022 deadline.

To be eligible for the 2023 fellowship (which lasts February 1, 2023 through January 31, 2024), the following requirements must be met:

  • A student must be enrolled towards a degree in a graduate program as of the application deadline of February 18, 2022
  • The student’s graduate degree program must be through an accredited institution of higher education in the United States or U.S. Territories
  • Students are eligible regardless of nationality; domestic and international students at accredited U.S. institutions may apply
  • Applicants must have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources

Grant Application Deadline: Friday, February 18, 2022 by 5 p.m. local time

Application Information: SeaGrant Fellowship Application Page

NOAA Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center
University of Maryland Eastern Shore (Lead Institution)
(410) 651-7870
Award numbers: FY 2016 Award #NA16SEC4810007 
Funding Agency: NOAA Educational Partnership Program with Minority-Serving Institutions (EPP/MSI)

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