Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute - Summer Student Fellowship Program

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 Deadline: 

February 15, 2014
   

Start Date: 

Flexible, usually between the end of May and the middle of June
   

Duration: 

10-12 weeks, depending on the student's and advisor's availability
   

Location: 

Woods Hole, MA
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

Fellowships are awarded to pursue an independent research project, chosen by the fellow, under the guidance of a member of the research staff. Through this program of summer fellowship grants, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institutionís (WHOI) aim is to give a promising group of science and engineering students experience that will assist them in determining whether they wish to devote careers to the study of the oceans. This program is extremely popular and competitive, consequently an average of ten percent of applicants are awarded fellowships.
   

Benefits: 

$540 per week for a ten- to twelve-week program. Travel support may be provided, and housing is included.

   

Major(s): 

Not Specified

   

GPA: 

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Official Transcripts
 

Contact: 

Ms. Michelle McCafferty
Summer Student/Minority Fellowship Committee, Academic Programs Office, Clark 223, MS #31
Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst., 360 Woods Hole Road
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1541
Phone: (508) 289-2219     Fax: (508) 457-2188
Email: education@whoi.edu

 

Program Website: 

http://www.whoi.edu/page.do?pid=36375
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