Eckerd College is the Nation’s Top Producer of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Ernest F. Hollings Scholars

Eckerd's most recent HOAA Hollings Scholarship Winners

Named after a retired U.S. senator from South Carolina who spearheaded “practical conservationism” laws to protect America’s coastlines and oceans, the Hollings Scholarship is awarded to college sophomores. And, attending Eckerd College—with its highly ranked marine science program—gives students a better-than-average chance of receiving the scholarship. Since the scholarship’s inception in 2005, Eckerd has produced 80 NOAA Hollings Scholars.

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