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Kathryn D. Sullivan Earth and Marine Science Fellowship

Now open. Applications are due by midnight on Monday, January 29, 2024.

About the Fellowship

The Kathryn D. Sullivan Earth and Marine Science Fellowship is designed to increase the number of highly trained earth and marine scientists and enable graduate students to conduct earth and marine science research relevant to NASA and NOAA (Sea Grant).

This opportunity is funded jointly through the S.C. Space Grant Consortium and S.C. Sea Grant Consortium, and administered by the S.C. Space Grant Consortium.


All applicants must be either full-time graduate students enrolled in an accredited consortium member institution or a successful applicant for full-time admission to a Masters or Doctorate program in an accredited consortium member institution. Applicants must be citizens of the U.S. An individual accepting this award may not concurrently receive other Federal fellowships or traineeships.

Underrepresented minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.

How to Apply

Please visit the S.C. Space Grant fellowship page to view the proposal and reporting requirements, online application, and for further information on Dr. Sullivan.

Questions regarding all opportunities should be directed to Susannah Sheldon, Research and Fellowships Manager, at (843) 953-2083 or Susannah.Sheldon@scseagrant.org.