It’s an opportunity to aid Maritime labor, be it on the ships, tugs, or in the shipyards. Also to enlighten the general public on what the Merchant Marine does today and has done in the past. Lastly, to help educate the most professional mariners on the waterfront today and in the future.
The Captain Richard Phillips and Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust understands a career at sea is worth aspiring to. In support of this the Trust has established a scholarship program that supports a diverse selection of students pursuing maritime careers.
The Captain Richard Phillips and Lane Kirkland Maritime Trust is excited to announce that we have selected a group of recipients for the inaugural scholarship awards made by the Trust.