Marine Conservation Scholarships

Women Divers Hall of Fame

Grant amount: US $1,000 - US $2,000

Anticipated deadline: Nov 18, 2018 9:00pm PST

Applicant type: Graduate Student Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship, Research

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

Gender restriction: Female

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The Women Divers Hall of Fame (WDHOF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to honoring and raising awareness of the contributions of outstanding women divers. WDHOF provides educational, mentorship, financial, and career opportunities to the diving community throughout the world.

Each year, WDHOF awards scholarships and training grants that provide financial and educational support to individuals of all ages, particularly those who are preparing for professional careers that involve diving.

Marine Conservation Scholarship

Marine Conservation Scholarship has been the most popular and most competitive scholarship opportunity of WDHOF for several years.  In response to the high number of competitive applications, WDHOF and our sponsors are offering eight scholarships in marine conservation in 2017.  The scholarships are intended to support independent research or an internship program at an accredited university. 

WDHOF member Sherry Reed is sponsoring a $1000 undergraduate conservation scholarship:

  • A $1000 undergraduate conservation scholarship is available only to women enrolled in undergraduate  academic and research programs in the field of marine conservation.

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


  • These scholarships will be awarded to qualified women of any age who are enrolled in accredited graduate or undergraduate academic or research programs in the field of marine conservation.
  • Scholarships are available only to women.
  • Applicants may only apply for one scholarship per year.