We invite qualified individuals to submit applications to the Rhode Island Sea Grant College Program for the Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. Fellows will spend a year in Washington, D.C., working in Congress or the executive branch on critical marine policy and resource management issues. The Sea Grant Knauss Fellowship provides a stipend and living expense allowance totaling $56,500. The one-year fellowship begins February 1, 2015.
Each year, Rhode Island Sea Grant nominates up to six students to the National Sea Grant College Program for Knauss Fellowships. Nominees must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited graduate or professional degree program in a marine or aquatic-related field in the U.S. or its territories as of February 14, 2014. Applications are due at Rhode Island Sea Grant by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014.
For more information, visit http://seagrant.gso.uri.edu/students/knauss.html