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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.


Hollings First Deadline for Essay Review
Friday, December 6, 2019
12 p.m. ET

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Hollings Second Deadline for Essay Review
Monday, January 13, 2020
12:00 p.m. ET

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Hollings Recommendation Deadline
Friday, January 24, 2020
11:59 p.m. EST

Intent to Apply
Friday, October 30, 2020

Hollings Electronic Deadline
Monday, February 1, 2021
11:59 p.m. EST


Applying for the NOAA Hollings Scholarship
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
4:00 PM

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Last updated: October 29, 2019

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