North Carolina Sea Grant offered this fellowship to graduate students interested in pursuing North Carolina maritime heritage projects that use archeological, anthropological, sociological, historical or other disciplinary approaches approved by the Proposal Selection Committee. Project duration was for one term, and the fellow would receive a stipend.
Coastwatch magazine has covered research conducted by these maritime heritage fellows.
- The Science of Shipwrecks, Winter 2013
- Ship Ashore! Risk and the Historic U.S. Life-Saving Service, Winter 2012
- Assessing Shipwrecks: The Value of Preservation, Holiday 2010
- Hidden History: Cashie Reveals Backwater Wharf, Summer 2010