Subscribe via RSS Feed Browse our photos on Flickr

Category for Fellowships & Internships

Graduate Fellowships

Internships


Stories about or by Students


Juvenile blue crab. ©Megan Wood/VIMS

Red Algae May Help Blue Crabs as Seagrass Declines

Understanding how red algae habitats affect juvenile blue crab survival could make it easier to predict adult populations.

2015 Summer Science Writing Internship Announced

2015 Summer Science Writing Internship Announced

Virginia Sea Grant’s Summer Science Writing Internship is a paid opportunity for an undergraduate to report and write pieces that communicate complex scientific information to non-scientists and decision-makers.

Knauss Fellow to Focus on Habitat Restoration, Water

Knauss Fellow to Focus on Habitat Restoration, Water

For her Knauss Fellowship, Allison Colden will work on staff for California Congressman, focusing on habitat restoration and water infrastructure.

Knauss Fellow to Gain International Experience with NOAA

Knauss Fellow to Gain International Experience with NOAA

For his Knauss Fellowship, Scott Van Der Hyde will gain international experience as a staff lead and assistant in NOAA’s International Activities office.

Emily Eggington Skeehan. ©VASG

Knauss Fellow Works on Climate Issues at NOAA

As a Knauss Fellow, Emily Skeehan will work as the Strategic Planning and External Affairs Coordinator for the Office of the Under Secretary NOAA.

Yvonne Baker. ©VASG

Knauss Fellow Joins Staff of US Senate Oceans Subcommittee

Yvonne Baker will spend her Knauss Fellowship working with the Democratic staff for the Oceans Subcommittee of the US Senate Commerce Committee.

Marine Mammal Health is Focus for Knauss Fellow

Marine Mammal Health is Focus for Knauss Fellow

Steve Manley will spend his Knauss Fellowship as the new Marine Mammal Health and Stranding Fellow for the National Marine Fisheries Service.

Now Accepting Applications for Fellowships in Fisheries, Management, Economics, Policy

Now Accepting Applications for Fellowships in Fisheries, Management, Economics, Policy

Virginia Sea Grant is now accepting applications for several national fellowship competitions. Deadlines for applications range from late-January to early-February.

Accepting Applications for 2016 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

Accepting Applications for 2016 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

Virginia Sea Grant is now accepting applications for the 2016 class of Knauss Marine Policy Fellows until February 13, 2015, 5p.m. EST.

A network diagram model provides a visualization of how individuals are connected. Virginia Sea Grant Director Troy Hartley used this and modeling software to calculate the strength of connections when a fellow is added to a professional network. ©Virginia Sea Grant

Strengthening Networks, Sharing Knowledge on Virginia’s Coasts

Adding just one graduate research fellow to the VASG network strengthens connections between all research, extension, and end-user.

Now Accepting Applications for Ph.D. Econ and Fisheries Fellows

Now Accepting Applications for Ph.D. Econ and Fisheries Fellows

Virginia Sea Grant is pleased to announce the availability of Marine Resource Economics and Population and Ecosystem Dynamics Fellowships. Virginia students pursuing Ph.D. in related fields are eligible.

Accepting Coastal Management Fellowship Applications

Accepting Coastal Management Fellowship Applications

The Coastal Management Fellowship is a two-year fellowship in coastal resource management and policy for postgraduate students.

Amy Freitag. ©VASG

VASG Welcomes Ecosystem-Based Management Fellow

This week, Amy Freitag joins VASG as a postgraduate fellow studying science behind ecosystem-based management.

©

VASG Grad Fellow’s Outreach Combines Teaching, Research

Smallegan, Virginia Tech Ph.D. candidate, is combining teaching with engineering research to fulfill the outreach requirement of her VASG graduate fellowship.

Stephanie Smallegan. ©VASG

VASG Grad Fellow Studies Breaching on Undeveloped Land

Stephanie Smallegan, VASG graduate research fellow, is comparing the effects of breaching on highly developed islands to undeveloped ones.

Tess Mackey. ©VASG

Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic Gets New VASG Correspondent

As the new Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic correspondent for Virginia Sea Grant, Tess Mackey will report on the clinic’s activities and students.

Steve Manley. ©Janet Krenn/VASG

VIMS Grad Student Named 2015 Knauss Fellowship Finalist

Virginia graduate student Steve Manley has been named a finalist for the prestigious 2015 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship.

VASG Hits the Road to Answer Questions about Graduate Research Fellowship

VASG Hits the Road to Answer Questions about Graduate Research Fellowship

Susan Park, VASG Assistant Director for Research, is visiting universities throughout Virginia to talk about grantsmanship and the 2015-2018 Virginia Sea Grant Graduate Research Fellowship program.

Ryan Shloesser. ©Janet Krenn/VASG

Juvenile Fish Health in Virginia Estuaries

Healthy fish reflect healthy estuaries. VASG graduate research fellow has been looking at how different Virginia estuaries prepare juvenile fish for survival.

The Lynnhaven River is a popular destination for recreational fishing and boating. ©Katharine Sucher/VASG

Lynnhaven River Restoration, Changing with the Times

After several hours in the sun, Emily Egginton Skeehan, Virginia Institute of Marine Science graduate student, plunges into Virginia Beach’s largest waterway. The Virginia Sea Grant Graduate Research Fellow is deploying tilt meters

Page 1 of 612345...Last »