Time is running out for several graduate fellowships offered through Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant.

The Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship offers highly-qualified graduate students the opportunity to protect ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes resources through national policy development. Fellows will spend a year in Washington D.C. working as either a legislative aid or in an executive branch agency. Please e-mail your application by February 19, 2010 in Word format, to Lisa Merrifield at lmorrisn@illinois.edu. Contact Lisa if you have any questions.

Also, the National Marine Fisheries Service is offering two-year fellowships in population dynamics and marine resource economics. Applications are due February 12. Find the Request for Proposals here.