It’s that time of year again when the Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA) makes their all-call for applicants to their forthcoming student scholarships. Announced just yesterday, the 2014-2015 MASNA scholarships will consist of two $4,000 scholarships, one for a current/entering college undergraduate and one for a current/entering college graduate student. As with previous scholarships, the applicants must have a declared major in one of the marine science disciplines, and the ideal candidate will have made some significant contributions to the marine aquarium hobby. The deadline for the application is set for June 20, 2014.
The sponsors for this year’s scholarships are the same as last year, and include Doctors Foster and Smith LiveAquaria.com, Ecotech Marine, and Seachem. The recipients of the scholarships will be announced at MACNA 2014 in Denver, Colorado.
MASNA Press Release: 2014 – 2015 $4,000 MASNA Student Scholarships
The Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA) is proud to present the 2014 – 2015 MASNA Student Scholarships.
The application for the 2014 – 2015 $4,000 MASNA Student Scholarships is now available.
This year there are two scholarships available; one $4,000 scholarship for a college undergraduate student and one $4,000 scholarship for a college graduate student.
The two $4,000 2014 – 2015 MASNA Student Scholarships are made possible by our generous sponsors Doctors Foster and Smith LiveAquaria.com, Ecotech Marine, and Seachem.
To be eligible for a $4,000 MASNA Student Scholarship, an applicant must be a current/entering undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university.
The student must have declared a major/focus or have intent to declare a major/focus in one of the marine science disciplines.
Selection will be based upon the student’s academic history and the student’s contributions and demonstrated commitment to the marine aquarium hobby.
North American students, no matter where they are studying in the world, as well as students from abroad, who are studying in North America, are eligible, as long as they attend/plan to attend an accredited college or university.
The deadline for submission is June 20, 2014.
Additional information and the application form can be found here:
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Kevin Erickson, M.Sc.
Vice President of the Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA)