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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions Undergraduate Scholarship

Description: Provides scholarships and internship experiences for junior year students attending minority serving institutions pursuing degrees in areas related to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Discipline(s): Includes but not limited to: atmospheric science, biology, cartography, chemistry, computer science, engineering, environmental science, geodesy, geography, marine science, mathematics, meteorology, photogrammetry, physical science.

Eligibility: U.S. Citizens Only. Hold a junior class status at a minority serving institution.

Location(s): Must be enrolled in a minority serving institution, including Hispanic Serving Institutions, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Tribal Colleges and Universities and internship assignments at National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration sites.

Duration: Two academic years and 2 summer internships.

Frequency: Annually

Awards made: 15

Benefits: Academic allowance paid to students, $2,000 per semester ($4,000 maximum per year); weekly stipend during internship of $650. Weekly housing allowance during internship.


Undergraduate only

3rd year, 4th year

3.0 and above

Yes (restricted to members of under represented groups)

Science, Mathematics, and Imaging Science

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adminsitration