Scholarship Benefits

Individuals awarded an Avery Point Noyce Scholarship will be beneficiaries of the following resources:


  • A scholarship totaling $30,000 disbursed at the start of summer, fall and spring sessions.
  • Mentorship by an Avery Point marine scientist including lab techniques, field excursions, and becoming embedded within ongoing research program.
  • Support to integrate issues-based marine science into fall student teaching experiences.
  • Instructional materials in the amount of $1000 to support marine science implementation in local classrooms.
  • Spring semester internship to conduct educational research and development project in a local high school.
  • Up to $1500 to defray travel expenses to attend national science teaching conference.
  • Job placement assistance to secure positions in quality school system.
  • Complete loan forgiveness by fulfilling two years of fulltime teaching in a high needs school within four years of program completion.