Opportunities For Students

Student members of the Marine Technology Society have access to opportunities for academic and career advancement through participation in Student Sections, scholarships, leadership opportunities, mentoring, networking, summer camps, and more! Student memberships cost $25 a year.

For more information about membership, or if you want help signing up for membership, contact the membership team at membership@mtsociety.org or call 202-827-7172.

Looking for information on internships, volunteer opportunities, summer opportunities, and other career development information? Check out the Resources offered by Sea Grant for additional information.

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Student Sections

Find, join, or start a Student Section. MTS offers Student Sections extensive benefits. Sections only need eight students and a faculty advisor to get started.

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Each year, MTS awards a significant amount of scholarship money to full-time undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in marine studies programs.

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Find a Mentor

The  Maritime Industry Mentoring Program connects experienced MTS members with the next generation of marine scientists and technologists to share subject-matter knowledge and career guidance.

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Student Poster Competition

Students can develop presentation skills and present research during the Poster Sessions at the OCEANS conferences.

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Summer Camps

High school and undergraduate college students get hands-on training with marine technologies including sonar, sensor, ROV’s, and more during can marine technology summers camps at Northwestern Michigan College or Rutgers University.

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Get Published

Share your research. Submit an article to the international, peer-reviewed, Marine Technology Society Journal.

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Stay Informed

Stay up to date on what’s going on in the world of marine technology through the peer-reviewed MTS Journal, Currents, and news and feature stories on our website.

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