Coastal Management and Digital Coast Fellowship

The NOAA Office for Coastal Management is accepting applications for the 2022 Coastal Management and Digital Coast Fellowship Program. There are currently twelve fellowship positions available, each offering a two-year opportunity that begins in August 2022. 

Application Information

Applications for 2022 are now open! The deadline to apply is January 21, 2022.

Application Process

  • To apply, applicants must complete a master's or another advanced degree at an accredited California university between August 1, 2020, and July 31, 2022.
  • Application guidance on how to apply and additional fellowship information can be found on NOAA's Office for Coastal Management Fellowship website.
  • Apply to USC Sea Grant by emailing all application materials to It is highly recommended to provide at least a month's time to complete the application process. 
  • Please contact Phyllis Grifman ( for more information or for questions while applying.  

Additional Resources

For 2022 state project descriptions for both fellowships, please review this fact sheet and list of host projects. Applicants are eligible for any of the projects regardless of where they live. 

  • USC Sea Grant
  • 3454 Trousdale Pkwy, CAS 200
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0373
  • (213) 740 - 1961