Apply for National Sea Grant intern program by Feb. 29

The UW Sea Grant Institute is accepting applications from graduate students statewide for the National Sea Grant College Program’s (NSGCP) 2009 Sea Grant Intern Program (working title: Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Program).The program, established in 1979, provides a unique educational experience to students who have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources. The program matches highly qualified graduate students with “hosts” in the legislative and executive branch of government located in the Washington, D.C. area, for a one year paid internship. The 2009 internships begin February 1, 2009.

Applications are due at the Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute by 4:00 p.m. , CST, Friday, February 29, 2008.

Applications should be sent to Terri Klousie, Room 267, Goodnight Hall, 1975 Willow Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1177.

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