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NOAA Hollings Scholarship

Goes By: Hollings
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Supports eligible undergraduates studying oceanic, environmental, biological, and atmospheric sciences, mathematics, engineering, remote sensing technology, physical and social sciences including geography, physics, hydrology, geomatics, or teacher education that support NOAA's programs and mission.

NOTE: The 2019 deadline has been EXTENDED to February 15th, 2019, due to the recent partial government shutdown.

Award Value

Up to $19,000 for academic expenses (stipend of $9500 each year), as well as a 10-week full-time paid summer internship with a NOAA facility (valued at $7000).

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Sophomore

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Junior, Senior
Academic Areas: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), Social Sciences, Education
Areas of Interest: Summer Opportunity, Research, Environment
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Hollings Deadline for Essay Review
Friday, December 7, 2018
12 p.m. ET

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NOAA Hollings Second Essay Review
Monday, January 14, 2019
12 p.m. ET

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Hollings Recommendation Deadline
Thursday, January 24, 2019
12 p.m. ET

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Hollings Electronic Deadline
Friday, February 15, 2019
11:59 p.m. EST

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Last updated: January 29, 2019

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