Graduate Funding Information Service

June 11, 2021

American Academy of Underwater Sciences Research Scholarships

Proposal Deadline: June 30, 2021

  • For master’s and PhD students
  • Who will use diving as a principal research tool or study scientific diving
  • Scholarships can range from $1,500 to $3,000

The American Academy of Underwater Sciences (AAUS) awards two $3000 research scholarships to graduate students, one Master’s program student and one Ph.D. candidate, engaged in, or planning to begin, a research project in which diving is or will be used as a principal research tool or to study scientific diving.

The AAUS may also award two additional $1500 scholarships to the next two proposals that are ranked the highest. If the additional scholarships are awarded, they may be split between the Master’s program and the Ph.D. program, or they may be both awarded within a single program.  *Please note that persons are not eligible to compete for more than one AAUS scholarship per year, excluding the Kevin Flanagan Travel Award.

Click here for more information, including how to apply.