Internship Information

Past Projects

DNA Barcoding

Ecosystem Dynamics in the Gulf of Alaska

Ecology in Management



UW SAFS Scholarship Program

University of Washington Students

The UW School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (UW SAFS) students are eligible and encouraged to apply for the AFSC internships. UW SAFS students can obtain a scholarship and course credit with an internship.

The applicant must be a matriculating SAFS undergraduate student and have a 3.2 GPA to qualify for a scholarship from the UW SAFS. Students receive a $3,500 scholarship if they participate in a 10-week, full-time internship. Otherwise, the funding level will be adjusted accordingly.

Please follow the general AFSC application guidelines. Participation in a field component is required.
2012 project meeting criteria for scholarship is:
Ecosystem Dynamics in the Gulf of Alaska


University of Washington, School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences' students may participate in one of three ways:
1. Undergraduate Internship (FISH 498) for any class level students
2. Undergraduate Research (FISH 499) for any class level students
3. Senior Project/Capstone (FISH 494 + FISH 495) for junior or senior students

All students will have a UW faculty sponsor for the experience.

Please email SAFS for more information.