(September 27, 2021) --

Victoria Preunte's DISL/FDA Fellowship project focused on the effects of geography, gear type, and culture techniques on Vibrio risks associated with farm-raised oysters. (Courtesy: DISL)

The Dauphin Island Sea Lab (DISL) and the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announce the availability of graduate fellowship(s) for Ph.D. and Masters students in the Marine Sciences. The application deadline is February 11, 2022. 

Fellowships will provide stipends to students whose academic and research activities will take place at both the Dauphin Island Sea Lab facility and the US FDA Gulf Coast Seafood Laboratory, located on Dauphin Island, Alabama.

Fellowships are open to incoming and existing graduate students working under the direction of a DISL resident faculty member and FDA researcher. Students must have applied to or be currently enrolled at a DISL member school.

Both new and current graduate students must meet the minimum requirements for unconditional enrollment status at their home institution. Provisional students are not considered eligible.

If you are interested in learning more, click here for details on how to apply.