National Marine Fisheries Service-Sea Grant Joint Fellowship Program

The 2020 NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) - Sea Grant Joint Fellowship Opportunities are now closed
Student applications were due by January 30, 2020 5:00 pm local time to the State Sea Grant Program.

Please see this helpful NMFS-Sea Grant Fellowship Factsheet.

Students should submit applications to a State Sea Grant Program and not submit information directly into grants.gov. Only U.S. citizens are eligible to apply. Foreign Nationals are not eligible.

  • Student applications are due by January 30, 2020 5:00 pm local time to the State Sea Grant Program.

  • Sea Grant Program submits the application via Grants.gov February 27, 2020, 5:00 EST.

  • There are two separate funding numbers for the two portions of this competition.

Population and Ecosystem Dynamics Federal Funding Opportunity

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he NMFS-Sea Grant Fellowship Program in Population and Ecosystem Dynamics expects to award at least three new Ph.D. Fellowships in 2020 to students who are interested in careers related to marine ecosystem and population dynamics, with a focus on modeling and managing systems of living marine resources. These fellowships can provide support for up to three years. The emphasis will be on the development and implementation of quantitative methods for assessing marine ecosystems, for assessing the status of fish, invertebrate, and other targeted species stocks and for assessing the status of marine mammals, seabirds, and other protected species. Fellows will work under the guidance of NMFS mentors at participating NMFS Science Centers or Offices.

Marine Resource Economics Federal Funding Opportunity

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The 2020 NMFS-Sea Grant Fellowship Program in Marine Resource Economics expects to award one new Ph.D. Fellowship each year to students who are interested in careers related to the development and implementation of quantitative methods for assessing the economics of the conservation and management of living marine resources. This fellowship can provide support for up to three years. Fellows will work under the guidance of NMFS mentors at participating NMFS Science Centers or Offices.

Important Information

  • All application elements must be submitted in one combined PDF document in the exact required order as noted in the guidelines; include separately, the 90-2 Project Summary form and 90-4 Budget form as excel versions.

  • Note the student versions of the documents cannot be edited by the State Sea Grant Program; students and academic advisors, please utilize your Sponsored Programs Office Proposal Administrator to review and finalize all documents prior to forwarding to Texas Sea Grant.

  • Submit final application files by January 30, 2020 5:00 local time to Mia Zwolinski, Texas Sea Grant assistant director, research and fiscal administration, at mzwolinski@tamu.edu.

  • Texas A&M Sponsored Research Services will populate and upload documents to the grants.gov application file and will submit the application on behalf of the applicant via grants.gov by February 27, 2020 5:00 EST.

  • Additional application information can be found on the NOAA Fisheries/Sea Grant Fellowship website.
Mia Zwolinski

For More Information:

Mia Zwolinski

Assistant Director, Research and Fiscal Administration

mzwolinski@tamu.edu

(979) 458-0449