- Dec 2, 2015: Mid-year Report Due
- May 6, 2016: Scholars Symposium
Check out Devon Aguiar's Prezi on his sewage pollution project.
At GSA meeting in Baltimore, Diamond Tachera gets interviewed and accepts ExxonMobil Minority Scholarship Award.
Andrea Unzueta Martinez (l) heads to Ocean Sciences Meeting as part of ASLOMP, along with Jenn Wong-Ala (r).
Jazmine Panelo accepted to MSPHD Program at AGU Fall Meeting.
Jenn Wong-Ala (l) wins ICES best early career scientist presentation, for her research with Anna Neuheimer (r).
Mikayla Jones wins spot in NOAA EPP scholarship program.
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C-MORE Scholars Projects
C-MORE Scholars Program
The C-MORE Scholars program provides hands-on, closely mentored research experiences for full-time undergraduate students within the University of Hawai‘i (UH) system who are interested in ocean and earth science-related careers. Students, especially underrepresented students such as Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders, from all UH campuses are encouraged to apply. Three levels of awards are offered, depending on the student’s skills, knowledge and experience. All Scholars receive guidance and help from a mentor who is an ocean or earth scientist. Mentors can be chosen by the student, or we can help find a mentor based on the student’s interests. In addition to conducting research, all Scholars attend monthly meetings on professional development, participate in educational outreach and present their research results at the end of the year.
The Fall 2014–Spring 2015 C-MORE Scholars & Affiliates. Front row, left to right: Kirena Clah, Kanoelani Steward, Lisa Hall, Mikayla Jones, Melanie Keliipuleole, Cherie Kauahi, Lhiberty Pagaduan. Back row, left to right: Samira Fatemi, Tatiana Oje, Serina Haleaka Ki‘ili, Daren Martin, Jennifer Wong-Ala, Akamu Jaber, Leah Kamō‘īokalani Sausen, Maileho‘oaihinanomekealoha Aiwohi (Click on the image to see a larger version.)
Applying to the Program
Competitive academic REU (paid): Students are accepted into the program through a competitive application process.
- New applicants: Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2015–16 academic year.
- Current Scholars: Renewal applications are no longer being accepted for the 2015–16 academic year.
Affiliate Application (non-paid): Students who are majoring in an earth or ocean-related field, but are not part of the regular C-MORE Scholars program, may apply to become a C-MORE Scholars Affiliate. Affiliates may attend the monthly meetings related to career/professional development free of charge. Click here to access the online Affiliate application. Applications for affiliate status are accepted throughout the year.
Information for Current Scholars
- Click here for summer REU opportunities.
- Click here for undergraduate internships and scholarships, as well as helpful tips for applying to graduate school.
- Check out more marine science internship postings here.
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