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On Behalf Of Gus Rassam
Sent: Thursday, January 07, 2010 10:24 AM
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Subject: [AFS] Reminder - 2011 Marine Policy Fellowship Deadline Feb. 19
Apply for 2011 Federal Marine Policy Fellowship
The California Sea Grant College Program is now accepting applications for
the Class of 2011 Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowships.
The Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Program is a National Sea Grant
sponsored federal fellows program that provides a unique educational
experience to students who have an interest in marine/ocean/Great Lakes
resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources.
The program matches highly qualified graduate students with hosts in the
legislative branch, executive branch, or appropriate
associations/institutions located in the Washington, D.C. area for a
one-year paid fellowship ($35,000 stipend). An additional $9,000 will be
used to cover mandatory health insurance for fellows, moving expenses,
academic degree-related and fellowship-related travel.
The full request for application and application guidelines are available on
California Sea Grant's Knauss website at
For more detailed information about host offerings, selection process, and
the placement process in Washington D.C., please visit the National Sea
Grant Knauss website at www.seagrant.noaa.gov/knauss/knauss.html
February 19, 2010 - Application materials from each student are due to
California Sea Grant by 5:00 pm PST (each program sets its own date around
this general time).
March 2010 - Interviews by California Sea Grant staff to select up to six
April 2, 2010 - Application materials from Sea Grant programs are due at the
National Sea Grant Office by 2:00 pm PDT (5:00 pm EDT).
May 2010 - Sea Grant Programs notified of selection results.
November or December XX-XX, 2010 - Placement Week (exact dates TBD),
selected applicants are required to travel to Washington, D.C., for
interviews with potential hosts.
February 1, 2011 - Start of the fellowship.
For more information, please contact Shauna Oh at [log in to unmask] or
858-534-4440. For those considering this program, please notify her of your
intent to apply.
******* APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, February 19, 2010, 5:00 pm *******
Please forward this announcement to anyone you believe may be interested.
California Sea Grant College Program
University of California, San Diego
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
9500 Gilman Drive, Dept 0232
La Jolla, CA 92093-0232
(858) 534-2231 fax