Candidates sought for Coastal Management, Digital Coast program

Applications are being accepted at Connecticut Sea Grant through Jan. 19 for the 2018 Coastal Management and Digital Coast Fellowship, a program that provides on-the-job education and training opportunities in coastal resource management for postgraduate students.

This two-year opportunity offers a competitive salary, medical benefits and relocation and travel expense reimbursement. Selected candidates are matched with state coastal resource agencies and nonprofit organizations to work on projects proposed by hosts and selected by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Office of Coastal Management.

Any student completing a master’s or other advanced degree in natural resource management or environmental-related studies from an accredited U.S. university between Jan. 1, 2017, and July 31, 2018, is eligible to apply.

Applications are due to Connecticut Sea by Jan. 19, 2018. More information: 2018 Coastal Management and Digital Coast Fellowship – Announcement