Eligibility: Applicants must be a current member of AAUS and attending an undergraduate or a graduate level program. Selection is based on the project proposal submitted by the applicant. The proposal must describe the benefits of the project and how the funds will be used.
How to apply: Applications are available online and include a written project proposal and at least one letter of recommendation.
Eligibility: Applicants must be certified scuba divers with a minimum of 25 open-water dives, be academically excellent, not have earned graduate degrees and be at least 21 and no older than 26 at the time of the application deadline. Applicants must also pass a preliminary medical examination for diving fitness and pass a NOAA diving physical if selected. A personal interview will be required of all scholarship finalists. There is a $25 fee.