Apply for a Grant

  • Grants are awarded annually to students of marine biology and related natural sciences.
  • Students must be enrolled in an institute of higher education within the state of South Carolina.
  • Preference is given to graduate students who are well into their research. Applications from beginning graduate students and advanced undergraduates will also be considered.
  • Previous Slocum-Lunz grant recipients are not eligible for additional funding within the same degree program.
  • Awards are to be used for research and related expenses, not for books, travel to meetings, tuition, or institutional indirect costs.
  • Individual grants  do not usually exceed $1,200.

Application for funding:

Our next request for proposals will be posted here in mid-January 2018 (expected submission deadline, 5:00 pm EST, Tuesday February 20, 2018).