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Watch for Fellowship Deadlines


Sara Mirabilio, 252/475-3663,
E-Ching Lee, 919/515-9098,

Posted Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Two national fellowships, administered at the state level by North Carolina Sea Grant, will begin accepting applications in December. Applications are due by Jan. 25, 2013.

The 2013 National Sea Grant/NOAA Fisheries Graduate Fellowship in marine resource economics and population dynamics is for doctoral student research in either of these two disciplines. The fellowships are for two or three years, respectively, and will begin in early summer. For more information, visit

The 2013 NOAA Coastal Services Center's Coastal Management Fellowship offers on-the-job education and training opportunities for post-graduate students in coastal resource management and policy. The fellow, who will begin in summer 2013, will provide specific technical assistance for state coastal resource management programs. Go to for more.

In January, Sea Grant will begin accepting applications for the 2014 Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship, named for John A. Knauss, one of national Sea Grant's founders. This program provides a unique, one-year experience to students with an interest in national policy issues affecting ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources. Fellowship details are available at Applications are due by Feb. 15, 2013.

For more information about these fellowships, contact coordinator Sara Mirabilio at 252/475-3663 or


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