The following scholarships are not specific to marine science, but are open for application by any UW undergrad with at least a 3.3 GPA. For additional information about any of these or other scholarships for undergraduates, please contact the Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards.
Class of 1962 Endowed Scholarship – new in 2016!
The Class of 1962 Endowed Scholarship provides financial assistance to current undergraduate students at UW.
2016 Marine Technology Society (MTS) Student Scholarship Program Now Open
MTS is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for all of our 2016 scholarships. Each year MTS offers thousands of dollars in scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who are studying in the marine science, marine engineering and/or marine technology field. Individuals must hold an MTS student membership to be eligible.
Now Hiring for Spring 2016. Multiple positions available, ranging from 1 to 5 weekdays per week! Apply Today.
Pacific Marine Research is a non-profit education organization seeking employees and volunteers to participate in a school field trip program based in Seattle.
Marine Science Afloat Program
Programs run Seasonally and features all-day Marine Science field trips on Puget Sound aboard ship, teaching marine science to students of all grade levels.Read more
Are you looking to gain an internship opportunity? Search no more! The Career Center’s Internship Fair is a great opportunity for students of all majors and class levels from all three UW campuses to connect with corporate, small business, non-profit and government employers who are all looking for Huskies, like YOU, to fill their internship needs. Some employers will have part-time and full-time positions available as well.
The Environmental Career Fair is just a couple of weeks away – Wednesday, February 24! The Career Fair runs from 11am-3pm in MGH Commons, with an employer panel from 2-3 pm in the Career Center (MGH 134).
Learn more: https://environment.uw.edu/students/career-resources/uw-environmental-career-fair/
Several groups across campus have put together workshops to help you prepare for the Environmental Career Fair & your job/internship search.
Looking to connect with other UW undergrads interested in marine bio? The Sea Dawgs are a student club dedicated to that! Join them this Friday for a little pre-Valentine’s Day fun!
Hey Sea Dawgs! Have anything planned the Friday before Valentine’s Day??? Why not come to Sea Dawgs Valentine’s hangout/potluck/card making session/movie night/cookie party?!?
Come hang out with your fellow Sea Dawgs!
All of us at UW Marine Bio know that ‘people’ are a critical part of the marine environment. Consider this course to look into socio-environmental data.
ENVIR 495C: Socio-Environmental Data Analysis Workshop (SLN: 14143)
Instructor: Yen-Chu Weng (firstname.lastname@example.org)
MW 11:30-12:50 (MGH 044)
Open to juniors, seniors, and graduate Students
This course is a practical workshop on analyzing socio-environmental data. We will explore methods for analyzing quantitative and qualitative data ranging from social and environmental topics.
Students interested in complementing their exploration of the marine environment with a study abroad program studying the environments of Peru should look into Tim Billo and Ursula Valdez’s exploration seminar below. Info Session on Wednesday, February 17 from 3-4 pm in Wallace Hall 012 (Program on the Environment Commons)
2016 UW Exploration Seminar to Peru
Andes to Amazon: Biodiversity, conservation, and sustainability in Peru
Dates: 26 August-20 Sept 2016
Program Directors: Ursula Valdez (email@example.com), Tim Billo (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Program Fee: $3,800 Credit: 5 credits of ENVIR 496, BIOL 493 or Honors 223; other options can be arranged
An ecological and cultural exploration from the high mountains to the rainforest of southeastern Peru.
Many undergraduate Minors in Marine Biology also major in Aquatic & Fishery Sciences. If you are currently declared – or thinking about declaring – this major, see below for scholarship opportunities!
Apply for a 2016-17 SAFS Scholarship! Deadline: April 10
The School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (SAFS) is pleased to announce the availability of undergraduate scholarships in 2016-17. Available scholarships may be used for tuition, books, lab fees, or other academic expenses.
Position Description: Environmental Science Center Beach Naturalist
The Environmental Science Center (ESC) is a non-profit organization, offering quality, experiential environmental education programs at local beaches, streams, forested areas, and in classrooms throughout South King County. We are currently hiring Beach Naturalists for our spring 2016 Beach Heroes Programs, to take place at Seahurst Park in Burien.
The Beach Heroes program introduces students to the local Puget Sound beach habitat and the organisms that live there.