||To foster education in the marine sciences by
providing financial support to undergraduate or graduate students
pursuing marine science studies. The request should have definite
educational output for a course, public education, extension,
etc. and be marine related.
||The types of studies eligible for support include marine science
education, library/information, and basic or applied marine
research projects or internships.
By faculty advisor, listing proposed student, student’s
capability to handle the project, and how the project will
be used in an educational setting. Application packet should
- One-page project description;
- Statement of intent and career goals by the student, not
to exceed one page. It should address how the project will
contribute to applicant’s career goals.
- Required budget (maximum $6,000) NOTE: Funds cannot be used for student fees;
- Resume of student, not to exceed 2 pages.
||One calendar year. The recipient will be expected to prepare a poster on proposed
research at the beginning (June 2013) and a report on results at the end of the year
(June 2014) at the annual HMSC-Markham Awards Symposium.
||April 11, 2013
Hatfield Marine Science Center
2030 SE Marine Science Drive
Newport, OR 97365
Tel. (541) 867-0212 Fax (541) 867-0444
Applications must be submitted as a complete package by the deadline.
Electronic submission, as a single PDF file by email will also be
accepted. NOTE: Instructions for applications must be
followed exactly or the application will not be considered.
Statement of intent and career goals by the student should state degree sought and current
financial support. Applicants with previous awards from HMSC should
clearly indicate the level of past support, be certain that reporting
requirements have been met, and provide a paragraph describing past
progress or results.
The criteria by which applicants will be evaluated include: scientific
merit (quality, creativity, and feasibility of proposed research
and tangible benefit to marine education); academic performance
and research experience; service activity (to institution, community, profession);
use of HMSC facilities (encouraged, but not required); and financial
announcement in PDF format
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