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Competition Details

NOAA Hollings Scholarship

Goes By: Hollings
Fellowship Website

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.

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.


Intent to Apply Fall 2021 Deadline
Monday, November 1, 2021

Hollings First Deadline for Essay Review
Friday, December 10, 2021
12 p.m. ET

Email drafts to

Hollings Second Deadline for Essay Review
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
12:00 p.m. ET

Email drafts to

Hollings Electronic Deadline
Monday, January 31, 2022
11:59 p.m. EST


Applying for the NOAA Hollings
Wednesday, October 27, 2021
4:00 PM

Russell House 305

Fellowship Drop-In: NOAA Hollings
Friday, December 3, 2021
12-2 PM

DeSaussure 228

Last updated: October 6, 2021

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