BP America Visiting Scientist Application



August 12, 2013


In addition to the formal application form, the following are required: 

  • a concise statement (no longer than three pages double-spaced) describing skills and research interests and indication of their relevance to the objectives noted above, as well as more general career plans;
  • a current CV or resume (not to exceed two pages); and
  • a list, on a separate sheet, of graduate-level or advanced level undergraduate courses completed or in progress (for those applicants whose graduate education included formal course work).
Successful applicants will be required to provide original transcripts prior to the start of their appointment.

Application Status

Once you have completed an on-line application you will be prompted to create an account to submit any remaining application materials, or to monitor the status of you application.  Please note that you will not be able to edit your application once you have submitted it.  You may login to your account using the link to the right.

Evaluations of applicants will be conducted by a joint BP-WHOI panel and be based on relevance of interests and skills to the objectives noted above.  Awards will be announced by October, 2013.  The recipient can initiate their work program any time after receiving notification of their award and before December, 2013.

Further information may also be obtained by Emailing: BP-app@whoi.edu