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.

Eligible Applicants

Information on eligibility will be provided at a later date. Please check back for information on the 2022-2024 fellowship.

How to Apply

Application Deadline

Application deadline is January 21, 2022. Submit applications online. Official transcripts are required but can be submitted electronically via email to

Results will be announced by the National Sea Grant Office at the end of March 2022.


Michigan Sea Grant
(734) 763-1437

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