Youth Ocean Explorers is a 4 week, hands-on marine science program for middle to high school-aged students interested in studying coastal, marine & environmental science, natural resource management, and conservation. The program involves a combination of short presentations and lectures from UVI faculty, staff, and community partners along with field activities utilizing scientific tools to supplement those presentations. Participants report to the UVI Center for Marine & Environmental Studies but can expect to travel with staff to other on-island locations for field work and activities. Snorkel gear and other instructional materials are provided for student use during the program.
This year's program will begin July 11th, 2016 and ends August 11th, 2016. Students are expected to meet at UVI's Center for Marine and Environmental Studies between 8:00 A:M and 8:30 A:M and afternoon pickup is at 4:00 P:M.
The application deadline is June 1st, 2016. Below lists all materials pertinent to the application. Please ensure that you fill out all materials.
Should you have any questions regarding the application materials or the summer camp in general, do not hesitate to contact: