2018-19 Great Lakes Commission-Sea Grant Fellowship
Applications are due February 16, 2018, 5 p.m. CST.

The Great Lakes Commission-Sea Grant Fellow will work with members of the Great Lakes' science, policy, communication and education communities to advance the environmental quality and sustainable development goals of the Great Lakes states. In so doing, the Fellow will contribute to and benefit from research coordination and policy analysis activities. The Fellow will be housed at the Great Lakes Commission offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

This will be the 19th year this fellowship has been sponsored by the Great Lakes Commission, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) National Sea Grant College Program and the Great Lakes Sea Grant Network.

The length of assignment is for one year and is nonrenewable. The inclusive dates of the official fellowship are June 1, 2018, through May 31, 2019; however, these dates are negotiable to accommodate academic semester or recipient needs.

Eligible applicants include students who, at the time of application, are enrolled in a graduate or professional degree program in public policy, public health, natural resources, aquatic sciences or other related field at a U.S. accredited institution of higher education in the United States, or have completed their graduate or professional degree within the six months immediately prior to the time of application (e.g. graduated on or after August 1, 2017)

Complete application information and other details can be found at http://glc.org/about/scholarships-fellowships/.

Applications are due at the Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute by February 16, 2018, 5 p.m. CST.

Send applications to Terri Liebmann, Room 272, Goodnight Hall, 1975 Willow Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1177, or via email to terri@aqua.wisc.edu.