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Special Programs

Students participating in NOAA activity

Student Opportunities - NOAA's Office of Education hosts a Student Educational Opportunities website with information about scholarships, internships, fellowships, funding levels and more. Opportunities all across NOAA are listed in addition to a Special Opportunities section that highlights student openings in specific geographic locations, in underrepresented communities, and for students with disabilities.

Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF): This post graduate program targets recent graduates with advanced degrees from a variety of academic disciplines who have a clear interest in, and commitment to, leadership and management of public policies and programs to the Federal Service.  Successful completion of this two-year program allows for non-competitive appointments to permanent positions in the Federal service.

NOAA Researcher

NOAA Student/Faculty Research Program: This NOAA program offers undergraduate and graduate students pursuing academic studies in computer sciences, engineering, life sciences, physical sciences, and business an opportunity to gain valuable work experience and exposure to NOAA related disciplines. This program also provides faculty members a chance to pursue research opportunities related to the NOAA mission.