Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarships

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December 6, 2023

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Updated: September 6th, 2022

Scholarship Mission

To provide support for independent graduate-level studies in oceanography, marine biology, or maritime archaeology (including all science, engineering, social science and resource management of ocean and coastal areas), particularly by women and members of minority groups.

Qualification Requirements

Applicant must be U.S. citizen, permanent resident or a citizen of a U.S. territory; pursue a masters or doctoral level degree in oceanography, marine biology, or maritime archaeology; cumulative and term grade point average of 3.30 or higher; full-time student status for the duration of the scholarship award.

How Winners are Selected

Selection will be based on the committee criteria.

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Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program
NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
1305 East-West Hwy., 11th Fl., Rm. 11423
Silver Spring, MD 20910

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