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NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship - Washington Sea Grant

Location: Seattle, WA
Full-time position
Closing Date: January 19, 2018
Opportunity Type: Fellowship
Job #12097
Posted: December 6, 2017
Description:

This two-year program provides on-the-job education and training opportunities in coastal resource management and policy. Fellows are matched with state coastal resource agencies and nonprofit organizations to work on projects proposed by the hosts and selected by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office for Coastal Management.

Additional Details:

Skills/Eligibility:

Any student completing a master’s or other advanced degree program in natural resource management or environment-related studies at an accredited U.S. university between January 1, 2017, and July 31, 2018, is eligible to apply for the Coastal Management and Digital Coast Fellowships. Students from a broad range of environmental programs are encouraged to apply.

Students from non-U.S. institutions are not eligible. All applications must include the following items:

1. Resume or curriculum vitae (not to exceed two pages using 12 pt. font).

2. Statement of the applicant’s goals with emphasis on what the applicant expects from and can contribute to the fellowship experience (500 words or less).

3. Two letters of recommendation, including one from the applicant’s principal professor. If no principal professor exists, the faculty member who is most familiar with the applicant’s academic work may be substituted.

4. Unofficial copies of all undergraduate and graduate student transcripts.

How to Apply:

Application packages must be submitted to the Sea Grant program office in the state where you earned your degree by January 19, 2018. Each Sea Grant program office may select and forward up to four applications to the NOAA Office for Coastal Management for review. Applicants from states not served by a Sea Grant program office should contact the Office’s fellowship coordinator for more information on submitting an application (contact information is below)

Before applying, please contact sgfellow@uw.edu.

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