Whitman Center Fellowship in Marine – Related Studies

Applications for the Whitman Center Fellowship are now invited. Both the U.S and non-U.S citizens are welcome to apply. Fellows will receive one cottage for up to 10 weeks. The deadline is 15 December every year.

Scholarship Description
The Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) is pleased to announce Whitman Center Fellowship. The fellowship provides opportunity for USA students, early stage investigators, women, and minorities. The Whitman Center offers access to state-of-the-art instrumentation, availability of model freshwater, marine organisms and modern laboratory facilities. Eligible Fellows will be provided with one cottage for up to 10 weeks.

Award Value
If eligible, each Fellow will be provided with one cottage for up to 10 weeks. If the MBL Housing Policy considers you ineligible for a cottage (based upon the number of people staying with you), then an equivalent amount will be applied to alternative on-campus housing (e.g., dormitory accommodations).

Level and Area of Studies
Non-degree program in marine – related studies.

Place of Study: Not specified.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Eligible applicants must hold appointments at accredited universities; colleges or research institutions anywhere in the world, Researchers who have received Whitman Center Fellowships more than twice previously are not eligible.
  • The Marine Biological Laboratory is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of its research community.
  • Applicants who are not US citizens or resident aliens should contact MBL’s foreign national office (visas-at-mbl.edu) for guidance and not rely on visa advice from their current institution.

Applicants’ Nationality
Both U.S and non- U.S citizens are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
Further instruction can be seen at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
December 15 every year.

Contact Details
If you have any questions about the application, the fellowships, or the process, you can email to the Office of Research Administration & Programs at researchprograms-at-mbl.edu, or call 508-289-7173.

Website and Application Link