DON REYNOLDS MEMORIAL $1000
A living act of remembrance from the Board of Trustees of Beneath The Sea for one of their own who passed too soon to be forgotten. To be eligible for this scholarship you must be a young man or woman, ages 17-21 currently pursuing a marine career future in a program at a recognized training facility. The scholarship proceeds will be applied to a certification course leading to an Open Water Diver certification with a recognized international certifying agency. Click Here for Application Form
DISCOVERY SCHOLARSHIP $1500
The Board of Trustees of Beneath The Sea has endowed this Discovery Scholarship to an individual 13 to16 years of age so they may consider a marine career. This scholarship may be applied to any recognized program in the field of marine study or its many support services. Click Here for Application Form
SEA OF TOMORROW $1000
To be awarded to an individual 17 to 21 years of age to participate in a recognized or accredited program in the fields of marine environmental conservation, biology, ecology, research. Or training in a program where scuba diving is necessary for participation in that field of endeavor. Click Here for Application Form
JORDAN VIDERS “SPIRIT OF THE SEA” $1000
Established in 2007 in celebration of Jordan Viders, son of Hillary and Richard Viders, the Spirit of the Sea Scholarship means to recognize the forces driving young adults 22 - 30 years of age who, like Jordan, follow a career path using electronics to illuminate and expand our underwater knowledge. . Click Here for Application Form
THE ART OF UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY – VALUE $1000
This scholarship is for a beginner’s hands-on introduction study class in underwater photography and imaging fundamentals. Renowned underwater photographer and Women Divers Hall of Fame member teaches the course: Maria Hults. This course is offered only in the New York Metro Area. Thanks to the generosity of The Riekstin Restaurants Corporation, this course will include a camera and underwater housing suitable for beginners. Applicants should be 17 – 21 years of age. . Click Here for Application Form
THE WDHOF/OCEAN PALS JUNIOR DIVE TRAINING GRANT $1000
A $1,000 training grant (up to $500 for training and up to $500 for dive equipment) will be awarded to a deserving young woman, ages 13-16, who wishes to begin or further her dive education/training. Up to $500 may be used for dive training, and up to $500 may be used for dive equipment. APPLICATION PROCESS IS NOW CLOSED FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP.
JORGE BEALE HYPERBARIC MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP (Sponsored by Life Support Technologies)
The Life Support Technologies group has generously created this scholarship in memory of a dear friend and co-worker, Doctor Jorge Beale. A true pioneer and educator in diving and hyperbaric medicine, Dr. Beale had been fundamental in the vitality of Life Support Technologies group and their work supporting the Divers Alert Network. The winner of this scholarship will be invited to a Life Support Technologies forty-hour UHMS approved course (visit www.LifeSupport-USA.com for course dates and info). If you are interested in this scholarship please compose an essay on “What Hyperbarics Means to You?” and email to Beale@LifeSupport-USA.com.