Coastal Management Fellowship

The Coastal Management Fellowship program matches postgraduate students with state coastal zone programs to work on projects proposed by the state and selected by the fellowship sponsor, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office for Coastal Management. This two-year opportunity offers a competitive salary, medical benefits, and travel and relocation expense reimbursement. The fellowship period begins Aug. 1, 2019.


Any student who will complete a master’s or other advanced degree in natural resource management or environmental-related studies at an accredited U.S. university between Jan. 1, 2018, and July 31, 2019 is eligible. Students from a broad range of environmental programs are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

A full list of application materials and additional information on eligibility can be found online at

Applications must be submitted to Georgia Sea Grant by 5 p.m. on Jan. 18, 2019, via its online submission system, eSeaGrant, that can be accessed using the following link

Instructions for applying using eSeaGrant are available here.

Potential applicants are also encouraged to contact Mona Behl, associate director of UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant, at 706-542-6621 or to discuss application content and submission.

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