Welcome to the National Fisheries Corporation Scholarship Program!

Since its inception in the summer of 2015, the National Fisheries Corporation (NFC) has been dedicated to empowering future leaders in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) through our scholarship initiative. Under the leadership of our esteemed President/CEO, Peter Sitan, and in collaboration with the fishing industry, the program was established to support FSM citizens pursuing higher education in fields crucial to the sustainable development of the Fishing Industry.

Scholarship Details:

Eligible Majors:

  • Marine Science
  • Business
  • Maritime Study
  • Computer Information System (Technology)
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
  • Related fields of study to support the Tuna Fishing Industries.

Program Criteria:
To qualify for the NFC Scholarship Program, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be an FSM citizen
  • Attend an accredited institution abroad
  • Enroll as a full-time student
  • Maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0

Required Documents:
Applicants are required to submit the following documents for consideration:

  • An acceptance letter or proof of attendance from the prospective institution
  • Original or copy of transcripts
  • Copy of the passport photo page

How to Apply:

  1. Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria.
  2. Gather the required documents.
  3. Submit your application through the NFC Scholarship Program portal.

Funding and Support:
Thanks to the generous contributions from the private sector, particularly the Fishing Industry, NFC has been able to provide financial assistance to deserving students. The scholarship program is further supported by additional funds from NFC year after year.

Application Deadline:
Stay tuned for the annual application period. Be sure to check our website regularly for updates.

Contact Us:
If you have any questions or need further assistance, please feel free to reach out to our scholarship program coordinators at info@nfc.fm

Invest in your future with the National Fisheries Corporation Scholarship Program and embark on a journey to excel in fields that contribute to the sustainable growth of the Fishing Industry in the Federated States of Micronesia!