WDOF: Scholarship in Marine or Underwater Education

Women Divers Hall of Fame


Grant amount: US $2,000

Anticipated deadline: Nov 17, 2018 9:00pm PST

Applicant type: Postdoctoral Researcher Faculty Working Professional

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Research

Location of project: California

Location of residency: California

Gender restriction: Female

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Overview:

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.


WDHOF Scholarship in Marine or Underwater Education


The Scholarship in Marine or Underwater Education will be awarded to a qualified woman of any age to plan and conduct an education project with a focus on the underwater realm.  The project may include marine science, art, music, literature, entertainment or STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) programs for students in grades K-12. The scholarship may also be used to support independent research in any underwater endeavor. 

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

Eligibility:

  • Applicants should hold a degree (or equivalent certificate) in education, museum studies, or other relevant area, and have experience teaching marine science, technology, or engineering at any K-12 level.