Estuary and Ocean Science Scholarship

Science and Engineering
Scholarship awarded for Fall 2019

  • Awarding Department: Estuary & Ocean Science Center
  • Scholarship Intent: The Estuary and Ocean Science Scholarship supports graduate student success in marine and coastal research and science engagement.
  • Criteria:
    1) 1st, 2nd or 3rd year in a graduate degree program conducting research focused on topics in marine and coastal science who are mentored by faculty based at the Estuary and Ocean Science (EOS) Center.
    2) Must have logged at least 15 hours of volunteer work with the Educational Outreach Coordinator for conducting science engagement work with EOS Center science outreach programs.
  • Major: Multiple: Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Geography, Earth and Climate Sciences, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science, Marine Science-MS, Interdisciplinary Marine & Estuarine Sciences – MS, Geosciences – MS, Geographic Information Science – MS
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Graduating Senior; Grad: Masters
  • Enrollment Status: Any
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: 1 UNIT; Master Thesis Completion: 0 UNIT
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Cum or SF State Undergrad GPA 3.0; Cum or SF State Grad GPA: 3.5
  • Contact Person: COSE/Estuary & Ocean Science Center
  • Campus Address: Romberg Tiburon Campus
  • Street Address: 3150 Paradise Drive, Tiburon, CA 94920
  • Phone Number: (415) 338-3720
  • Email: nathannora@sfsu.edu
  • Web page: http://eoscenter.sfsu.edu/students
  • Number of Awards: varies

Award
up to $2,000
Scopes
Estuary & Ocean Science Center
Deadline
09/23/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Submit three statements (maximum of 500 words each) responding to the following prompts: A. "My graduate research project is (will be) scientifically innovative because..." OR "My graduate research project contributes (will contribute) to solving an important environmental problem by..."; B. "I am passionate about ..."; and C. "I volunteer my time to engage with the public on topics related to marine and coastal science because ..."