Resources For Current Students

Resources For Current Students

Resources for Current Students

About the Fellowship

Fellowship Management Tools and Resources

Management Information System (MIS) (All Students)

The MIS is the online portal for managing all your Fellowship requirements. Contact Cesar Ortiz (cortiz@ccny.cuny.edu or 212-650-8890) to receive your login credentials.

Center-wide Core Competency Training (All Students)

All students must complete Core Competency training. The Courses are available on the NOAA-CESSRST Moodle site. Use your MIS login credentials to log in to the Moodle site.

Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) Training (All Students)

RCR Training is required of all NOAA-CESSRST Fellows. Upload your Certificate to your MIS once you finish the course.

NOAA Experiential Research and Training Opportunities (NERTO) (Masters and Ph.D. Students Only)

All NOAA-CESSRST Masters and Ph.D. students are required to spend 12 weeks at a NOAA facility conducting research. Learn more about the process.


Look here for the correct logos and for templates to use for conference presentations and posters, email signatures, and other communication.

Growth and Professional Success(GPS)

A year-long peer-mentoring program for incoming freshmen at City College of New York to help students acclimate to the college.

Additional Opportunities for Students

Vice Admiral Conrad C. Lautenbacher Public Service Graduate Scholarship (Masters and Ph.D. Students Only) - Application due February 28, 2021

The Vice-Admiral Conrad C. Lautenbacher Public Service Graduate Scholarship provides financial support for masters’ and doctoral studies in Earth Systems Science, Engineering, Data Science, Geosciences, and Remote Sensing Technologies.

Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program - Application is currently closed

The Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program recognizes outstanding scholarship and encourages independent graduate-level research -- particularly by female and minority students -- in NOAA mission-related sciences of oceanography, marine biology, and maritime archaeology, including all science, engineering, and resource management of ocean and coastal areas. Scholarship selections are based on academic excellence, letters of recommendation, research and career goals, and financial need.

Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship - Application due January 31, 2022

The Hollings Scholarship Program provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for two years of full-time study and a 10-week, full-time paid ($700/week) internship at a NOAA facility during the summer.  Click here for more information

The EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship - Application due January 31, 2022

The EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship provides funds for two years of undergraduate study to rising junior undergraduate students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields that directly support NOAA's mission. Participants conduct research at a NOAA facility during two paid summer internships. Students will receive up to $45,000 in total support (including travel and conference participation) during their junior and senior years.  Click here for more information

John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

The Sea Grant Knauss Fellowship provides a unique educational and professional experience to graduate students who have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources. The Fellowship, named after one of Sea Grant's founders, former NOAA Administrator, John A. Knauss, matches highly qualified graduate students with "hosts" in the legislative and executive branch of government located in the Washington, D.C. area, for a one year paid fellowship.

Joint Polar Satellite System Students Professional and Academic Readiness with Knowledge in Satellites (JPSS SPARKS)

A student workforce development initiative NOAA mission sciences with a focus on JPSS satellites.

Student Opportunities at NOAA

View all student educational opportunities that are available throughout NOAA.

Social Science @ CESSRST

General Information on social science at the Center.


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