NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship


The NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship program matches highly qualified, recently graduated master’s, professional, and doctoral degree students with state coastal zone management programs. It is a two-year opportunity that offers a competitive salary, medical benefits, and relocation and travel expense reimbursement. The recipients work on coastal resource management issues such as climate change, coastal hazards, or land use planning for two years. Fellowship projects and host offices change each year.

The fellowship will run from August 1, 2020 through July 31, 2022.

Eligible Applicants

Students who will have finished a masters, professional, or doctoral program between January 1, 2019 and July 31, 2020.

How to Apply

Application Deadline

Friday, January 17, 2020. Submit applications via the online form. Unofficial copies of transcripts are accepted.


Michigan Sea Grant
(734) 763-1437

NOAA Coastal Services Center
Margaret Allen
Fellowship Coordinator
(843) 740-1273