Apply for Sea-Changers Innovation Fund

The Sea-Changers Innovation Fund is a new fund that has launched to encourage and support innovative ideas and projects for marine conservation in the U.K. The founding sponsor for the fund is MRT, a manufacturer of personal locator beacons (PLBs) and marine safety equipment that was founded by the inventor of the PLB, David Marshall,Continue reading “Apply for Sea-Changers Innovation Fund”

Apply for Underwater Robotics Award

Nominations for the new Gwyn Griffiths Underwater Robotics Award from the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) are due February 14, 2021. The award will recognize people in the early to mid-stages of their career (under 40 years old) who have made outstanding contributions to underwater robotics. The winner will receive £500. Submission requirements are: AContinue reading “Apply for Underwater Robotics Award”

Jan 15 Deadline for US Naval Horizons

The U.S. Navy’s Naval STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) program is encouraging college students to participate in the Naval Horizons initiative as soon as possible. The challenge will close at noon EST on Friday, Jan. 15. Naval Horizons is a new video educational series designed to inspire community-college, undergraduate and graduate students by raising theirContinue reading “Jan 15 Deadline for US Naval Horizons”

New Underwater Robotics Award

The Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) has announced the new Gwyn Griffiths Underwater Robotics Award to recognize people in the early to mid-stages of their career (and under 40 years old) who have made outstanding contributions to their field in underwater robotics. The award may be for industry/commercial, research, and/or creative activity in underwater robotics.Continue reading “New Underwater Robotics Award”

2021 NMFS-Sea Grant Fellowships Opportunity Now Open

The opportunity to apply for 2021 fellowships is now open for the NMFS-Sea Grant Joint Fellowship Program in Population and Ecosystem Dynamics and Marine Resource Economics, which places Ph.D. students in research-based fellowships that provide support for up to three years. The program is designed to fulfill workforce development needs identified by the NOAA NationalContinue reading “2021 NMFS-Sea Grant Fellowships Opportunity Now Open”