Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)

PEP 2014 Students Photo by Tom KleindinstWe are now accepting applications for the 2016 Woods Hole Partnership Education Program Summer Internship. The Partnership Education Program (PEP) is hosted by the six Woods Hole Science Institutions in collaboration with the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore. The program combines course work with directed independent research in earth and ocean science. The summer interns will spend 4 weeks in a summer course that surveys global climate change from the perspective the four oceanographic sub-disciplines and will also incorporate marine policy and management. During the course the students will be able to start their summer research projects which will be the focus of their work during the remaining 6 weeks of the summer program under the direction of a research scientist. The application deadline for the 2016 program is February 19.

An overview of the program can be found by following this link: http://www.woodsholediversity.org/pep/about.html. And a brief video of the program can be viewed here: http://www.woodsholediversity.org/pep/index.html. This page also contains links to PEP reports since the start of the program in 2009 which will give more detail regarding the internship as well as PEP social media sites.

Program Contacts:
Ben Gutierrez: bgutierrez@usgs.gov
Ambrose Jearld: ambrose.jearld@noaa.gov
George Liles: george.liles@noaa.gov
Onji Scott: onjale.scott@noaa.gov

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