Scholarship Opportunity

Emerald Isle Fishing Tournament to Award up to Six Scholarships

Emerald Isle, NC - One objective of the annual Emerald Isle Fishing Tournament is to raise money to fund scholarships for local area high school seniors who intend to pursue a college degree in some aspect of marine science or technology. In 2022, the committee will award up to six scholarships. This year, applications will be invited from seniors at Swansboro, Croatan, West and East Carteret high schools, as well as MaST Early College High School.

Applications are were available from guidance counselors at the respective high schools and online. For additional information, please contact Dr. Ron Dimock at 336-529-8986 or

About the Annual Emerald Isle Fishing Tournament

The Annual Emerald Isle Fishing Tournament is a non-profit organization that promotes the responsible use of our precious marine resources through education and sponsorship of community events, as well as supporting the development of the next generation of ocean stewards through scholarships for post-secondary education.