UMBC ICARE masters program open to applications until 1/1/2023

From our partners at UMBC:

We are now accepting applications for our NSF-funded master’s degree program known as ICARE – Interdisciplinary Consortium for Applied Research in the Environment. Our main goals are increasing diversity in the environmental workforce and community-engaged research in the Baltimore Harbor and surrounding neighborhoods, habitats and watersheds. The target date for applications is January 1, 2023.

Student Benefits Include:

  •  $34,000 annual stipend, full tuition coverage, fees, & health insurance.
  •  Up to $7,500 in research expenses.
  •  Mentoring and networking with employers across the environmental sector.

Students should apply to any of the five affiliated UMBC departments: 1) Geography and Environmental Systems; 2) Biological Sciences; 3) Chemical, Biochemical and Environmental Engineering; 4) Marine Estuarine Environmental Sciences; or 5) School of Public Policy.

Please pass this information on to prospective students and encourage them to contact us and complete the ICARE Interest Form.   https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfjqNGyzldY4AKV1qJIIGHyrc4ElHGuZgqZOsgzlTShp_7GLA/viewform

Thanks in advance for helping to spread the word.

 

Tamra Mendelson, ICARE PI, tamram@umbc.edu 

Kevin Omland, ICARE Co-PI, omland@umbc.edu