Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences Now Taking Scholarship Applications


The Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences has announced a new scholarship program, and applications are also now open for the 2022 Zale Parry Scholarship.

The new scholarship that will provide up to US$10,000/~€9,777 of assistance is the AUAS/DAN Diving Medicine Research Scholarship, jointly funded by the Divers Alert Network. The scholarship, applications for which are due September 15th, 2022, endeavors to expand our understanding of the functioning of human physiology in the marine environment.

According to AUAS President Dan Orr:

“The scholarship was established through a generous initial donation from a NOGI Fellow and will support important diving medicine research in the future.”

The 2022 Zale Parry Scholarship is now taking applications, with the deadline being August 31st, 2022. The program is aimed at candidates in a Master’s or Ph.D. level course in a diving field of study, including:

  • Marine Conservation and Education.
  • Diving Medicine and Hyperbaric.
  • Ocean Engineering.
  • Underwater Archaeology.

You can find out more information here.

Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy
Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life! Sam is a Staff Writer for