Past Sea Grant Scholars

For more than four decades, Oregon Sea Grant has provided mentoring, training, hands-on educational experience - and funding - to thousands of students in marine science-related fields. Follow the links below to learn about past Sea Grant Scholars that we have supported.

  • 2014 Oregon Sea Grant Resilience and Adaptation Fellow
  • 2014 South Coast Resilience Scholar with Wild Rivers Coast Alliance
  • Neil Richmond Award
  • John D. Knauss Marine Policy Fellows
  • The Robert E. Malouf Marine Studies Scholarship (by academic year)
  • The Oregon Sea Grant Legislative Fellow
    • Laura Hagen (2013)
    • Zack Reeves (2011)
  • The West Coast Sea Grant Fellowship - In 2011 Sea Grant programs in Oregon, California and Washington teamed to place four highly qualified young professionals in a new West Coast Sea Grant Fellowship to support regional research and information needs and advance elements of the West Coast Governors’ Agreement on Ocean Health. Fellows with Oregon ties are:
    • Kelsey Adkisson (2013)
    • Todd Hallenbeck (2011)
    • Suzanna Stoike (2011)
  • NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship
    • Kelsey Gianou (2012-2014)
    • Laurel Kellner (2009-2011)
  • (No Summer Scholars program in 2014)
  • Sea Grant Summer Scholars, 2013
    • Samantha Thiede
    • James Kralj
    • Sarah Heidmann
    • Chelsi Burger
    • Patrick Cousineau
    • Catherine Courtier
  • Sea Grant Summer Scholars, 2012
    • Melissa Errend
    • Lacey Jarrell
    • Kate Lueders
    • Julie Nance
    • Reed Norton
    • Nick Pitz
    • Hilary Polis
    • Eric Post
    • Diana Roman
    • Maryna Sedoryk
    • Brian Verwey
  • Sea Grant Summer Scholars, 2011
    • AnnaRose Adams
    • Joanne Choi
    • Lauren Dimock
    • Sara Duncan
    • Shealyn Friedrichs
    • Diego Martin-Perez
    • Nicole Matthias
    • Betty Mujica
  • Oregon Sea Grant Natural Resource Policy Fellowship
    • Rose Rimler (TEP, 2014)
    • Kaity Goldsmith (GNRO, 2014)
    • Geoff Ostrove (OEM, 2013)
    • Chris Eardley (ODFW, 2011-12)
    • Ben Reder (ODFW, 2011-12)
    • Michael Paul (DEQ, 2011)
    • Erin Cooper (ODFW, 2010)
  • Oregon Sea Grant - OSU Marine Resource Management collaboration
    • Briana Goodwin (2013) - Working with Kaety Hildenbrand to identify infrastructure needs for the Pacific Marine Energy Center in Newport.
    • Jenny East (2013) - Working with Shawn Rowe and Mark Farley at the Hatfield Marine Science Visitor Center to study interactive platforms for marine science education
    • Laura Ferguson (2013) - Working with Sam Chan on a project studying how to involve scientists and policy makers in research on water quality and scarcity issues
    • Sarah Calhoun (2013) - Working with Flaxen Conway and NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center on a study to learn how to best capture and convey changes in the commercial fishing fleet.