Scholarships in Marine Science/merchant Marine Officer

International Women's Fishing Association Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate student majoring in marine science at an accredited post-secondary institution in the United States.

Rockefeller State Wildlife Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: July 1

Applicant must have earned 60 or more hours of graded college credit with a cumulative 2.5 GPA. If applicant is enrolled in a post-graduate program in an eligible college or university as a full-time student, applicant must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA on all credits earned in graduate school and be pursuing a graduate degree in forestry, wildlife, or marine science as it pertains to wildlife.

Graduate Student Fellowship

Award: $6,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a graduate student researching marine sciences at the Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce, Florida for a period of 12 weeks. Research must be conducted in association with a member of the Smithsonian professional research staff.

SNAME Graduate Scholarship

Award: $12,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen or foreign student studying in either country and have society member for at least one year prior to application. Award is offered for one year of study leading to a master's degree. Test scores, transcript, and three letters of recommendation are required.

California Sea Grant State Fellow Program

Award: -, Deadline: September 1

Applicant must be a graduate student with a degree in a marine-related field at a California university. Applicants must demonstrate interest and experience in both marine science and public policy.

Mandell and Lester Rosenblatt Undergraduate Scholarship

Award: $6,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen. Applicant must be a member of SNAME in good standing.

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.