Marie Tharp Fellowship for Women Applicants at Columbia University, 2012-2013 USA

Marie Tharp was a pioneer of modern oceanography. She came to Columbia in 1948 to the Lamont Geological Observatory (now Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory) where she began work on mapping the ocean #oor. Years later, satellite images proved her maps to be accurate. Her work is still a foundation for research and education in the ocean sciences.

-This award is open to junior and mid-career scientists in the earth sciences. -Postdoctoral scholars are not eligible. -Faculty and scientists at Columbia University are not eligible. -Applicants should have obtained their Ph.D. at the time of application.

Scholarship Deadline: March 31, 2012

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