Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Degree Level: Undergrad

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

GPA Cutoff: 3

Location: United States

Duration: One year, or Multi-year

Deadlines: January. Please check website below for the specific date.

Description:

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to a maximum of $8,000 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($650/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to a maximum of $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year.

The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the Scholars with "hands-on"/ practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory NOAA Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship.

Visit the Earnest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program site.

Award Details

Amount: up to $8,000 per year, a 10-week, full-time internship position ($650/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility

Fields of Study: oceanic and atmospheric science, research, technology, or education