Students interested in Marine Engineering, Marine Technology and the Oceans can now apply to the Marine Technology Society (MTS) for a range of scholarships valued from $8,000 to $500 for students at all stages of their careers from full-time students in technical school or college to full-time graduate students at university adn even high school seniors. They have from now until April 15,2014 to join the
MTS, if not currently a member,  and submit their applications.

MTS is pleased to offer thousands of dollars in scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students studying in the marine science, marine engineering and marine technology fields. To qualify for the scholarships students must be resistered as MTS Student Members. To join it costs $25 a year for high school seniors and full-time college and university students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. For membership information, please Click Here.

For more scholarship information, please visit the MTS Website.  To go directly to the applications, Click Here. Applications must be postmarked no later than April 15, 2014.

The Scholarships Available to MTS Student Members in 2014 include the following:

Charles H. Bussmann Undergraduate Scholarship: $2,500
Open to MTS members who are college undergraduate students currently enrolled full time in a marine-related field.

Charles H. Bussmann Graduate Scholarship: $2,500
Open to MTS members who are college graduate students currently enrolled full time in a marine-related field

The MTS Student Scholarship for Graduate and Undergraduate Students:$2,000
Open to MTS members that are college undergraduate or graduate students currently enrolled full time in a marine-related field

The MTS Student Scholarship for Two-Year, Technical, Engineering and Community College Students: $2,000
Open to MTS members enrolled in a two-year, technical, engineering or community college in a marine-related field

The MTS Student Scholarship for Graduating High School Seniors: $2,000
Open to MTS student members that are high school seniors who have been accepted into a full-time undergraduate program

John C. Bajus Scholarship: $1,000
Open to MTS members who are a college undergraduates and graduate students currently enrolled full time in a marine-related field who have

shown a commitment to community service and/or volunteer activities

The Paros-Digiquartz Scholarship: $2,000
Open to MTS members with an interest in marine instrumentation who are undergraduates and graduate students currently enrolled full time in an academic institution.

ROV Scholarship: Up to $8,000
Open to MTS student members interested in remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) or underwater work that furthers the use of ROVs.

Dieter Family Travel Scholarship: Up to $500
Full student registration and up to $500 for travel-related expenses to a MTS/EEE Oceans Conferences.

The Marine Technology Society is not-for-profit professional society of ocean engineers, technologists, policy makers, and educators.  It is dedicated to the development and sharing of information and ideas about marine engineering and technology.

Contact: Suzanne Voelke, Marine Technology Society, 1100 H Street NW, Suite LL-100, Washington, DC 20005; email: suzanne.voelker@mtsociety.org, tel” 202-717-8705, ext. 102

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