Great Lakes Commission – Sea Grant Fellowship


The Great Lakes Commission – Sea Grant fellowship focuses on environmental quality and sustainable economic development in the Great Lakes region. For one year, the fellow will work at the Great Lakes Commission in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Past fellows have worked on policy analysis and education projects related to alternative energy, invasive species and water management.

The inclusive dates of the official fellowship are June 1, 2018, through May 31, 2019; however, start and end dates are negotiable to accommodate academic semester or other recipient needs.

Eligible Applicants

Eligible applicants include students who, at the time of application, are in a graduate or professional degree program in a marine or aquatic-related field at a U.S. accredited institution of higher education.

How to Apply

Application Deadline

February 16, 2018. Submit applications via the online form. Unofficial copies of transcripts are accepted.

Sponsored By 

Great Lakes Commission, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Sea Grant College Program and the Great Lakes Sea Grant Network.


Michigan Sea Grant
(734) 763-1437

Great Lakes Commission
Thomas R. Crane
Deputy Director
(734) 971-9150