MSI Student Awards will be up to $500 per award. Multiple awards are available. Awards will be distributed in one of two ways, depending on the nature of the awarded request: (a) funds moved into the student's OSU account, or (b) MSI office directly pays for field housing, travel, books, supplies, etc.
The MSI Student Awards are reviewed and awarded using the following guidelines:
Description of how your academics, activities, and work experience fit the mission of MSI: to create a healthy future for our ocean and the planet through innovate approaches involving collaboration, experiential learning, engagement with society, and problem-solving (one page only)
Marine-related campus, community, or professional activities (include in one page description)
Explanation of how the funds would be used, including a budget
Preference will be given to students studying human dimensions of the oceans and coasts and/or taking courses at the Hatfield Marine Science Center
Eligibility: Must be a current OSU undergraduate student at the time of the funds being awarded
First consideration: Sunday March 26, 2023
Final Deadline: Sunday, April 26, 2023
MSI Student Award Application: Apply HERE.
Contact Cynthia Leonard, MSI Academic Advisor at [email protected]