Student Resources

NOAA Fisheries and partners offer fellowship and post-doc opportunities as well as information resources in support of QUEST core areas (stock assessment, ecosystem assessment, marine resource economics) that may be of interest to students. These include oppor listed in the table below.

You can also check out NOAA Student Opportunities.

NOAA Fisheries/Sea Grant Fellowship Program

Graduate Fellowship Programs are offered in 2 specialized areas for Ph.D. students:

  1. Population and Ecosystem Dynamics — Can receive up to three years of funding.
  2. Marine Resource Economics — Can receive two years of funding.

To learn more:  Application Information

National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Internship Program Opportunities

GRIP provides NSF graduate fellows with internship opportunities for professional development at federal agencies including NOAA Fisheries. Some internships offered focus on QUEST core areas.

To learn more:  NOAA GRIP Opportunities  |  NSP GRIP Program

National Research Council (NRC) Post-Doc Opportunities

Several post-doctoral research opportunities, including those in fisheries disciplines related to QUEST, are available at NOAA through the Research Associateship Program and NRC.

To learn more:  NOAA NRC Opportunities