Summer Student Fellowship in Ocean Sciences

Title 
Summer Student Fellowship in Ocean Sciences
Institution 
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Institution Type 
Research and education oceanographic Institution
City 
Woods Hole
State 
MA
Field 
Ocean physics, marine engineering, biology, geology, geophysics, marine chemistry, geochemistry, marine policy, physical oceanography, climate and ocean, coastal science, marine hazards and pollution, polar systems, robotics (AUV, ROV), deep ocean research
Start Date 
Flexible - 10-12 weeks from late May/early June through mid August
End Date 
see above
Stipend 
$608/week in 2017 for a maximum of 12 weeks
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
Feb. 15, 2017
Description 
Summer Fellows work on research projects selected in collaboration with their sponsor(s) that will provide meaningful results within a 10-12 week period. Project topics span the vast spectrum of research in ocean sciences and engineering conducted at WHOI. Fellowship recipients also attend weekly seminars and participate in a hands-on ocean sampling daytrip.
Qualifications 
Advanced undergraduates in their Junior year interested in the ocean sciences. International students are welcome to apply. Underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Contact 
Kama Thieler
URL 
http://www.whoi.edu/main/summer-student-fellowship
Email 
education@whoi.edu
Number of Participants 
30-32
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
no