Hollis Gear Award

American Academy of Underwater Sciences

Grant amount: Up to US $2,500 in in-kind support

Anticipated deadline: Aug 30, 2018

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Research

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

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The Foundation was organized for the support and promotion of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences by furthering the Academy's mission of facilitating the development of safe and productive scientific divers through education, research and the advancement of standards for scientific diving practices, certifications and operations.

Hollis has graciously offered to fund a new scholarship program for AAUS student members engaged in, or planning to begin, a research project in which diving is or will be used as a principal research tool or study scientific diving. Hollis will provide up to $2500 in Hollis diving equipment. 

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Applicant Must:
    • Be a current member of AAUS (student or full member).
    • Be accepted and enrolled in a Masters program (for the Masters Program award) or a Ph.D. program (for the Ph.D. program award).
  • Applicants may only apply to 1 AAUS scholarship or the gear award.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. You must be a current student or full member.