– Hunter C. Brown of Raleigh, N.C., has been awarded a $5,600 Snowdon Fellowship. Brown is pursuing a master’s degree in ocean engineering at Florida
Institute of Technology.
The Snowdon Fellowships are funded by a gift of the Edward W. Snowdon and Lee Hill Snowdon Administrative Fund, and the Community Foundation for Palm Beach
and Martin Counties; they are matched by the F.W. Olin Foundation of New York. The fellowships, arranged by Erik Edward Joh, Esq., are offered to deserving
graduate students in the Department of Marine and Environmental Systems, in perpetuity.
Florida Tech’s ocean engineering program is part of the Department of Marine and Environmental Systems. The
department offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in oceanography, environmental science, ocean engineering and meteorology.