||To encourage graduate work in subjects which contribute
to fisheries development.
||$1,300 to be given spring term.
The application should clearly demonstrate how the research
would contribute to fisheries development. The candidate must
have completed 12 or more graduate credit hours in any department
at OSU prior to application deadline. The candidate must be
working toward a graduate degree at OSU and be in good academic
Award 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.
Students must submit:
- One-page project description of activities to be undertaken including statement of academic goals in marine biology. It should address how the project will contribute to applicant’s career goals / aspirations.
- Required budget (maximum $1,300)
- Resume, not to exceed 2 pages;
- Letter of support from the advisor, plus supportive GPA
status note from academic department.
||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.
Application cover letter should state graduate 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 (creativity and feasibility of proposed research and potential
implications to fisheries development); academic performance and
research experience; service activity (to institution, community, profession);
use of HMSC facilities (encouraged, but not required); and financial
Jones Award announcement
in PDF format
(Adobe PDF reader)