The Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences (AUAS) is pleased to announce, with matching funds from Divers Alert Network (DAN), the creation of the AUAS/DAN Diving Medicine Research Scholarship. This annual scholarship will encourage research on topics that expand the body of knowledge of human physiology in the marine environment.
“The scholarship was created through a generous initial donation from a NOGI Fellow and with the matching funds from DAN, will support important diving medicine research into the future,” stated Dan Orr, President of the AUAS. This annual scholarship provides financial support of up to $10,000. Requests for information or an application for the AUAS/DAN Diving Medicine Scholarship can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anyone wishing to make a tax deductible donation to support and expand this scholarship can do so through the Academy’s website: www.auas-nogi.org.
The Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences is a 501(c)3 non-profit, international, multi-disciplinary organization dedicated to recognizing pioneers and leaders who have had a significant impact on the exploration, enjoyment, safety and preservation of the underwater world. The AUAS is committed to supporting its members as they pass on the stewardship of the sea to future generations. The AUAS recognizes individuals who have made significant career contributions to the sport, the industry and the world through presenting the NOGI Award, the oldest and most prestigious award in the diving world.