News - Fellowships

Fellowship allows oyster farmers to travel, learn from peers

Last January, Dr. Bill Walton announced a fellowship program funded by the National Sea Grant Office and Oyster South that helps Southern shellfish students and farmers receive travel assistance to visit existing aquaculture operations...

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By: Rusty Grice / Published: Jul 03, 2018

MASGC announces fellowship opportunities

The Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship is funded through the National Sea Grant Office and administered through individual state Sea Grant programs. Knauss fellows spend a year in marine policy-related positions in the legislative and...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Dec 12, 2017

Auburn graduate student named Knauss Fellowship finalist

Sarah Lessard, a graduate student at Auburn University, has been named a finalist for the competitive 2018 John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. She will become a fellow after spending a week in Washington D.C. this November interviewing for...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Jul 12, 2017

Who applies for our fellowships?

Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant collects applications for three different national-level fellowships every year. Applicants for these three fellowships originate from 33 Sea Grant programs. Under special conditions, Sea Grant Programs occasionally...

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By: Loretta Leist / Published: May 11, 2017