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Scholarships Available for Students in Marine Studies Programs

Last year, the Marine Technology Society (MTS) awarded approximately $60,000 in scholarships to students attending full-time marine-related undergraduate and graduate programs. This year, 10 scholarships ranging from $1,000 up to $8,000 will be awarded. Students accepted into full-time marine-related programs with focus in marine technology, marine engineering and/or marine science are eligible. MTS also provides opportunities for students at institutions

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World-Renowned Oceanographer, Scientist Walter Munk Dies at 101

Walter Munk, who gave the allies a strategic edge in WWII, helped nurture a university into existence, and became a living synonym for oceanography, died February 8, 2019 at his home in La Jolla, California. He was 101. As a geophysicist at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego, Munk made groundbreaking observations of waves, ocean

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Bigger Scholarships for Students Who Pursue Naval Engineering

The American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE) scholarship program is increasing its undergraduate award from $3,000 to $4,000 and broadening eligibility from just undergraduate juniors to include sophomores as well. The ASNE scholarship program has given more than 600 scholarships totaling more than $1,600,000 to undergraduate and graduate students interested in studying fields related to naval engineering. Scholarship applications are

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Scholarship Available for Students Pursuing Marine Industry Careers

The National Marine Representatives Association (NMRA) is offering a $2,500 scholarship to an outstanding student pursuing education and a career in the marine trades. Past recipients have gone on to vocations in a wide range of fields, including boatbuilding, logistics, naval design and the merchant marines. High school seniors and college and vocational students are encouraged to apply. Applications are

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Office of Naval Research Awards $16 Million to Young Investigators

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) today announced awards of $16 million through its 2018 Young Investigator Program (YIP). The awards were made to 31 scientists whose research holds strong promise across a wide range of naval-relevant science and technology areas. Awardees represent 22 academic institutions nationwide, in disciplines including advanced semiconductors, bio-inspired robotics, mathematical optimization, remote sensing and morphing

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Undergrad Scholarship for Business, Engineering Students

Crystal Group, a designer/manufacturer of rugged computer hardware, is accepting Innovation Scholarship applications for the 2017 to 2018 term now through May 19. The Crystal Group Innovation Scholarship is awarded annually to two full-time students pursuing an undergraduate degree in business, engineering or related majors who demonstrate exceptional academic achievements and innovative spirit. Each scholarship winner receives a one-time scholarship

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