Gear Award

AAUS partners with a dive equipment manufacturer to provide AAUS student members engaged in, or planning to begin, a research project in which diving is or will be used as a principal research tool or study scientific diving a gear award.   *Please note that persons are not eligible to compete for more than one AAUS scholarship per year, excluding the Kevin Flanagan Travel Award.

Proposal deadline is June 30.

Scholarship winners are announced October 1.

Current Awardee

Note: The Gear award will not be offered in 2018. Check back for 2019 offerings.