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• The University of North Carolina Wilmington is looking for a MarineQuest NOAA Grant Project Assistant.

• The Reef World Foundation is searching for a Communications Manager to advance its mission of making sustainable diving the social norm.

• The Sound Experience, which sails the historic schooner Adventuress to educate on the marine environment and celebrate maritime heritage, is seeking crew for their 2019 season.

• The Marine Stewardship Council is looking for a Global Marketing Manager.

• Save Our Shores in Santa Cruz is hiring a Programs Manager.

• Global Vision International is looking for a Dive Instructor in Mexico.

• The Chincoteague Bay Field Station is hiring for the following positions: Adult and Family Educator, and Field Station Educator. Senior Research Scientist.

• Work with Rare’s Fish Forever Program as their Operations Coordinator in Brazil.

• Boradive & Research center is looking for a Dive Master. If you are interested please send your cover letter and your resume at: info@boraresearch.com

• Silver Sands Resort in the Maldives is looking for a qualified Marine Biologist (min. BSc) who is also a dive instructor to join their Dive, Excursions and Water Sports Team.

• Orca Scuba on Pulau Rawa, in the South China Sea, is looking for a MSDT instructor. Part of the role is conducting marine conservation packages.

• Barefoot Eco-Resort Hanimaadhoo Maldives is looking for a PADI and SSI instructor to join their dive team.

• Falkland Conservation is looking for a Marine Conservation Officer.

• WWF France is seeking a Project Manager for its WWF Mediterranean Boat Project. 

• The Fisheries & Oceans Canada and the Canadian Coast Guard are looking for a Fisheries and Aquaculture Management Officer.




• Check out this Academic Internship with Gili Shark Conservation.
• The Paradise Interns scuba and marketing internships include unlimited diving and PADI/SSI courses that work with whatever diving certifications you already have while also training you in digital marketing skills.
• Coral Cay Conservation is looking for a Marine Project Scientist. Benefits include PADI Divemaster & certification as an Indo-Pacific Reef Check EcoDiver Trainer.



• Become an Eco-Volunteer with Coral Guardians and contribute to the realization of marine conservation actions in the field.

• Volunteer and interns and dedicated researchers wanted for Montenegro Dolphin Research to learn the most popular methodologies in marine mammals research.

• The Shark Company in South Africa offers voluntourism opportunities: Shark Lab Tour, Shark Snorkel, Citizen Science Dive, Shark Tagging, and more!

• Join EarthWatch Institute on a citizen science trip to help endangered corals in the Cayman Islands with the Little Cayman Research Centre.

• Volunteer from anywhere for the Australian Marine Conservation Society.



• The Dolphin Research Center has a Postdoc in their research group studying dolphin behavior, cognition, and welfare.
• LAMAVE is looking for a Research Assistant to join their Rapid By-catch Assessment (RBA) Project studying the interactions between small-scale fishermen and marine megafauna, particularly marine turtles, sharks, and rays, in the Philippines.
• Are you developing offshore renewable tech? If so, apply for free access to test it at FloWave, an ocean energy research facility through the Marine Renewables Infrastructure Network for Enhancing Energy Technologies.



• PADI Foundation is accepting applications for Aquatic Research and Education.

• The Conservation Leadership Programme is accepting applications for non-avian marine and tree species in L. American and the Caribbean.

• Want to grow your Roots & Shoots project or expand its impact? Apply for up to $1,000 of project funding from Roots & Shoots Canada.

• The Culture & Animals Foundation (CAF) is now accepting applications for 2019 grants.

• The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – as part of its People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Award Program – is seeking applications proposing to research, develop, design, and demonstrate solutions to real world challenges.

• The US National Science Foundation has funding through The Antarctic Artists and Writers Program for artists and writers whose work requires them to be in the Antarctic to complete their proposed project.

• The Environmental Research and Education Foundation is accepting proposals for its Research in Sustainable Solid Waste Management grants program. 

• Opportunity to create Blue Mind and Ocean Therapy programs. Fahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation is seeking applications for Mental Health Research.


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