EPP Undergraduate Scholarship Program (USP)
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2013 - 2015 Undergraduate EPP Scholars
(Front Row-Left to Right: Kevin Brodie, Chante' Vines, Ahsin Shabbir, Tiffany Barber, Pedro Matos-Llavona Top Row-Left to Right: Laurence Walsh, Jamila Tull, Derrick Jones, Symone Gyles, Kevin McCarty, Kelly Nunez)

About Undergraduate Scholarship Program

The Undergraduate Scholarship Program provides an opportunity for rising junior students to study disciplines relating to the NOAA's mission. Students attending Minority Serving Institutions (Hispanic Serving Institutions, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Tribal Colleges and Universities, Alaskan-Native Serving Institutions, and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions) receive appointments to approved NOAA offices and sites upon acceptance to the program. Read more >>

EPP/USP Scholarship Timeline of Events

Year One:

September to February Application period.

April Scholarship recipients notified.

Summer internship begins last week of May (beginning Memorial Day holiday) NOAA orientation and training program in Silver Spring MD., (mandatory attendance for all new student scholars). Selection of summer internship during first week of June. Bi-weekly stipend payments begin.

End of July/Beginning of August Student scholars present their summer projects during mandatory final presentation week in Silver Spring, MD.

August to September Summer internship opportunities identified by NOAA mentors for 2nd summer.

September Disbursement of academic scholarship.

October - Student scholars receive summer internship opportunities.

October to December - Student scholars contact NOAA mentors to discuss potential match and eventually summer internship.

December to April Student scholars conduct internship site visit.

Year Two:

January Disbursement of academic scholarship.

May Student scholars begin internship, bi-weekly stipend payments begin.

End of July/Beginning of August Student scholars present their summer projects during mandatory final presentation week in Silver Spring, MD.

September Disbursement of academic scholarship.

January Disbursement of academic scholarship.

May to June Scholarship ends.


For more information, contact Victoria Dancy at 301-713-9437 x 206 or
e-mail: Victoria.G.Dancy@noaa.gov



General Information
 
About EPP Undergraduate Scholarship Program
 
Background Info
 
Program Description
 
What Is Expected Of Participants
 
Evaluation Process
 
Selection Process
 
Scholarship Recipients
 
Eligibility Requirements
 
How To Apply
 
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
 
 
NOAA Internships
 
Photo Gallery Photo Gallery
 
NOAA IT Security NOAA IT Security
 
Internship Final Week
Award Recipients Award Recipients
 
Research Training Record
(RTR)Online System
 
Student Scholarship
Internship Opportunity
(SSIO) Online System
 
 
 
Student Profiles
 
Class of 2014-2016
 
Class of 2013-2015
 
Class of 2012-2014
 
Class of 2011-2013
 
Class of 2010-2012
 
Class of 2009-2011
 
Class of 2008-2010
 
Class of 2007-2009
 
Class of 2006-2008
 
Class of 2005-2007
 
Class of 2004-2006
 
Class of 2003-2005
 
Class of 2002-2004
 
Class of 2001-2003
 
 
 
NOAA Mentors
 
How to host an
undergraduate scholar
 
 
 
Downloadable Forms (.pdf)
 
Internship Locations
 
2012 Internship Opportunity Form
 
2012 Internship Opportunity Form Instructions
 
Photo Release Form
 
Travel Request Form
 
Research Project Plan
 
Site Visit Survey
 
Certification of Enrollment Form
 
Student Info Sheet
 
Voluntary Alumni Update Form