2022 John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Program
Deadline:February 28, 2021
The Sea Grant Knauss Fellowship provides a unique educational and professional experience to graduate students who have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources. The Fellowship, named after one of Sea Grant’s founders and former NOAA Administrator John A. Knauss, matches highly qualified graduate students with “hosts” in the legislative and executive branch of government located in the Washington, D.C. area, for a one year paid fellowship.
- Be enrolled towards a degree in a graduate program at any point between the onset of the 2020 Fall Term (quarter, trimester, semester, etc.) and February 19, 2021.
- The graduate degree 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.
- Have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources.
You can read detailed information about the application materials and evaluation criteria here. In short, you will need to include:
- Curriculum vitae (C.V.)
- Personal statement
- Two letters of recommendation
- List of plans for the upcoming year (classes and/or work, internships, etc)
- All transcripts