Ray Conservation Fellows

Leaders changing the face of ocean conservation
Inspired by efforts to increase racial diversity in the marine conservation field, the Roger Arliner Young (RAY) Marine
Conservation Diversity Fellowship Program is a response to the call for mainstream environmental organizations to work to increase and provide supported career pathways for people of color within the field. The RAY Fellowship Program is a yearlong paid fellowship designed to equip recent college graduates with an undergraduate degree with the tools and support systems they need to become leaders in the ocean conservation field; one that fully represents the rich and diverse communities within the United States.

The RAY Fellowship Program will offer Fellowships beginning in July 2018 and ending in July 2019. Visit our website at:
http://www.rayconservationfellows.org for current position descriptions, application instructions, and information about Fellows.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a graduation date between July 2017 and June 2018
  • Ability to work in the United States and commit to the entire fellowship
  • Strong demonstrated commitment to the values of diversity & justice within the environmental & social change fields

Emerging Researchers National Conference in STEM (ERN)

February 22-24, 2018
Attn: Students seeking venue to present your STEM Research

A perfect opportunity for IN LSAMP scholars to present to a national audience, connect with peers and mentors, and compete for travel awards.

Now accepting submissions!

Submit an abstract and apply for travel awards to present at the Emerging Researchers National Conference in STEM (ERN) held February 22-24, 2018 in Washington DC. http://new.emerging-researchers.org/student-abstract-submission-process/

This is a unique experience to share with other National Science Foundation (NSF) funded programs across the nation. Travel awards! http://new.emerging-researchers.org/travel-awards/

Indiana LSAMP Conference

At the IN STEM LSAMP Conference, join higher education faculty, administrators, and staff across Indiana who are leading the efforts to increase participation of URM students receiving STEM degrees. The one day conference includes keynote presenters sharing real success stories, as well as breakout sessions providing how-to instruction for students on building professional networks and preparing for post-baccalaureate career opportunities, and graduate school preparation.

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