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Fellowships available through Sea Grant

Several excellent fellowship opportunities are now available for students.

The John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship allows students interested in marine, ocean, and Great Lakes resources...more

Coast Day essay contest winners recognized

A creative essay written from the point-of-view of a dolphin took the top prize in the 2012 Coast Day Fifth-Grade Essay Contest. Sky Dunmyer, a student in Amanda Archambault’s class at Shields...more

Coast Day is full of fun for families

Beach-loving kids can follow their fascination with the sea to Coast Day on Oct. 7 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the University of Delaware’s Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes. The...more