Welcome students!


NEERS acknowledges that today's students are tomorrow's estuarine scientists and managers and so supports students, both undergraduate and graduate in a variety of ways.

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Why You Should Become a NEERS Member


Student Speaking Bask in the NEERS tradition of support to students; NEERS meetings are friendly places for students to give that first talk at a scientific meeting.

Contend for a presentation prize. Four $100 prizes are given for the best graduate and undergraduate oral and poster presentations.

Get a travel award. Any student attending a meeting is eligible to apply for one of three $100 travel awards and two $250 travel awards to support their participation in NEERS meetings. Additionally, NEERS provides two $500 travel awards for NEERS student members presenting at biennial CERF conferences.