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CERF Rising TIDES Program

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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior
Graduate Students (Masters)
Graduate Students (PhD)
Postdoc & Early Career

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Rising TIDES (Toward an Inclusive, Diverse, and Enriched Society) supports students from backgrounds underrepresented in coastal and estuarine disciplines with the goal of inspiring and motivating them to pursue careers in coastal and estuarine science and management.

The 16-month program provides:

-Funding to cover all costs to attend CERF, a regional CERF Affiliate Society meeting, and the Restore America's Estuaries Summit.

-Annual $300 stipend ($600 total).

-CERF membership.

-Professional and near-peer mentors.

-Professional development in topics such as applying for fellowships and pursuing jobs outside of academia.

Are you currently an undergraduate student, graduate student, or within one year of graduation and seeking employment? Are you interested in estuarine and coastal systems? Do you self-identify as being from a group underrepresented in CERF disciplines? Then you're eligible! Visit our website to learn more and apply!
accepts non-us citizens

Participating Institution(s):
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Coastal & Estuarine Research Federation (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Aquatic & Fisheries Sciences
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Ecology & Evolution
Environmental Sciences
Marine Sciences & Oceanography

Coastal & Ocean Policy
Coastal Ecosystems
Coastal Engineering
Coastal Ocean Sciences
Coastal Resource Management
Coastal Studies
Estuarine Science
Marine Biology
Marine Science
Ocean Science

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

Page last updated 5/20/2024
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