Graduate student research at CEI

We invite graduate students to conduct their thesis research at the Cape Eleuthera Institute. Please contact Dr. Andy Gill ( to discuss this opportunity.

The Cape Eleuthera Institute is pleased to be able to award several grants to graduate students that are teaching and conducting research at CEI.

  • Award for Excellence in Research
    Two $2,500 awards will be given to CEI students recognized for excellence in research and teaching.
  • Forrestal International Travel Award
    Two $1,500 awards will provide financial support for CEI graduate students traveling to international conferences to present papers, posters, or creative work.
  • Educational Opportunity Grant
    Two $1,000 awards will be given to support CEI graduate student travel that enhances training, graduate school experience, and career opportunities.

Applications for funding can include attendance at workshops, events, or for training to learn research techniques at other laboratories.

Applications are due January 1 and August 1; awards will be announced September 1 and February 1.

For inquiries about these opportunities please contact Annabelle Brooks at