38 scholarships and training grants available.
How To Apply
Important Information: Applications open on September 1, 2022 and close on October 31, 2022 at 5:00 pm New York time (EDT). One exception: the Undergraduate Marine Research Internship application deadline is January 15, 2023 at 5:00 pm New York time (EST).
All applications require two letters of recommendation from individuals who can comment on your ability to complete the proposed project or training. Details about the letters of recommendation are provided on the application form.
No applications or letters of recommendation will be accepted after the deadline.
Awards will be announced February 1, 2023, and the awards will be made in March 2023.
Please do not apply is you need the Scholarship or training grant before March 2023.
The scholarship or training grant must be used within 18 months of the date of the award (August 31, 2024). Please do not apply if you cannot complete the project or dive training within 18 months of receiving the award.
At the completion of the project or training, a report detailing how the funds were used must be submitted online.
The application process is online.
Please register here on or after September 1, 2022 to apply for a WDHOF Scholarship or Training Grant. You will be required to complete an eligibility form. Your responses to the questions will determine your eligibility for WDHOF scholarships and training grants, and you will be directed to a list of scholarships/grants for which you are eligible to apply.