Applications are now being accepted for the 2018-2019 MASNA Student Scholarships. This year there are two scholarships available; one $4,000 scholarship for a college undergraduate student (incoming and current undergraduate students) and one $4,000 scholarship for a college graduate student (incoming and current graduate students).

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For information on eligibility criteria and application instructions, please visit the MASNA Student Scholarship webpage at

MASNA offers the MASNA Student Scholarship program to help stimulate and promote the pursuit of marine science, in particular for topics that are current and relevant to the marine aquarium hobby.

This is the 10th year for the MASNA Student Scholarship Program. In total, the MASNA Student Scholarship program has contributed $56,000 to college students who have significantly impacted the marine aquarium hobby.

The 2018 – 2019 MASNA Student Scholarships will be publicly awarded to the recipients at the 30th annual Marine Aquarium Conference of North America (MACNA) in Las Vegas, Nevada, on September 7-9, 2018. Funding is available to assist each recipient in attending MACNA.

If the applicants have any questions, please refer to the FAQ section of the MASNA Scholarship webpage. If the applicants cannot find the answers they are seeking there, they can direct their questions about the MASNA Student Scholarships to the scholarship committee chair at [email protected].

The deadline for submission is June 15, 2018, by midnight of the submitting applicant’s time zone.

Additional information about MASNA can be found here:
Additional information about MACNA 2018 can be found here:

The 2018 – 2019 MASNA Student scholarships are made possible by the generous sponsorship of Doctors Foster and Smith,, EcoTech Marine, and Two Little Fishies

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