Applications are now being accepted for the 2018-19 Great Lakes Commission - Sea Grant Fellowship
Deadline to apply: Feb. 16, 2018

PositionThe Great Lakes Commission-Sea Grant Fellowship is sponsored by the Great Lakes Commission, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Sea Grant College Program and the Great Lakes Sea Grant Network. The upcoming year (2018/2019) will be the 19th year of the program.  The selected Fellow will work with members of the Great Lakes’ science, policy, communication and education communities to advance the environmental quality and sustainable development goals of the Great Lakes states. The Fellow will contribute to and benefit from research coordination and policy analysis activities. The Fellow will be located at the Great Lakes Commission offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

AssignmentThe length of assignment is one year and is non-renewable. The inclusive dates of the fellowship are June 1, 2018, through May 31, 2019; however, start and end dates are negotiable to accommodate academic semester or other recipient needs.

EligibilityEligible applicants include those who, at the time of application, are either enrolled in a graduate or professional degree program in public policy, public health, natural resources, aquatic sciences or related field at a U.S. accredited institution of higher education in the United States, or have completed their graduate or professional degree within the six months immediately prior to the time of application (e.g. graduated on or after August 1, 2017).

Application process Interested individuals must contact and apply for this fellowship through a Great Lakes Sea Grant program (IN/IL, MI, MN, NY, OH, PA, WI) which serves as a sponsor for the applicant.

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