$15,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
51
Days
February 1 2019
Application Deadline
1
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

John V. Wehausen Scholarship for Advanced Study in Ship Hydrodynamics and Wave Theory John Vroman Wehausen, professor of engineering science, emeritus, at the University of California, Berkeley, and a world leader in the field of marine hydrodymanics. Besides being a popular and dedicated teacher, at the University of California, Berkeley, Wehausen contributed to original scientific research in the areas of ship waves, ship maneuverability, floating systems in waves, and ship-generated solitary waves. He was an advocate of systematic theoretical analysis based on rational mechanics principles. The John V. Wehausen Scholarship is part of the SNAME Graduate Scholarships Program, and open to U.S., Canadian and International applicants who are SNAME members. SNAME membership required four months prior to the application submission deadline (i.e. October 1). Awards are made for one year of study leading to a Master's Degree in naval architecture, marine engineering, ocean engineering, ship hydrodynamics and wave theory, ship and offshore structures, or in other fields directly related to the marine industry. Graduate scholarships are awarded to an individual only once. Applicants must not receive their Master Degree prior to April 15 of the academic year for which the scholarship applies. One scholarship of up to $20,000 for one year of full-time study may be awarded annually. Applications must be received prior to February 1, with all supporting data by February 15 for Scholarships Committee review. Selection in April based upon Scholarships Committee recommendations and Executive Committee approval. Scholarship funds may be used for student tuition, textbooks, academic fees or other academic related expenses for study and research. Application forms downloaded from the SNAME website are to be submitted electronically to Sofia Iliogrammenou at scholarships@sname.org.

Amount Details

$20,000
High Amount Awarded
$15,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Marine/Ocean Engineering

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Contact Sofia Iliogrammenou
Director of Regional Member Services
scholarships@sname.org