Education


2018 APPLICATION FOR DOWNEAST AUDUBON SUMMER CAMPS SCHOLARSHIP



All application materials must be received by Friday, March 9, 2018

Winners of the scholarships will be announced by April 3. Please note that the winners will be expected to write a brief summary of his or her experiences at camp and supply a photo which will be published in the Downeast Audubon newsletter. GOOD LUCK!     
                                                                                                                                     

For more info: 326-4909; deaudubon@gmail.com;  http://www.downeastaudubon.org


  Acadia Institute of Oceanography camp Introductory Science Camp for kids ages 10 to 12. (http://www.acadiainstitute.com/marine-science-camps/introductory-marine-science-camp-program)  June 17 – 22. Seal Harbor, Maine.

  Acadia Institute of Oceanography camp Intermediate Marine Science Camp for kids ages 12 to 15. (http://www.acadiainstitute.com/marine-science-camps/intermediate-marine-science-camp-program)  August 5 -17. Seal Harbor, Maine.

  Acadia Institute of Oceanography Advanced Marine Science camp for teens aged 15-19. Note that this camp is for serious students and includes field work, lab analyses, preparing reports, tours and meetings with the Jackson Lab and Mt. Desert Island Biological Lab, both of whom offer internships to high school and college age students. (http://www.acadiainstitute.com/marine-science-camps/advanced.html)  July 8 – August 20, Seal Harbor, Maine.

  National Audubon Society’s Hog Island, “Mountains to Sea Birding for Teens” ages 14-17.
     (http://hogisland.audubon.org/bird-studies-teens) June 24 - 29. Hog Island, Bremen, Maine.

  National Audubon Society’s Hog Island “Sharing Nature: An Educator’s Week,” aimed at K-12 teachers (http://hogisland.audubon.org/sharing-nature-educator-s-week) July 15 – 20, Hog Island, Bremen, Maine. (For this option there is no need for a teacher recommendation, or to list age, or any of the parent or guardian information below.)

  Huntsman Marine Camp “Introduction to Marine Mammals and Seabirds” ages 15 – 18, (http://www.huntsmanmarine.ca/education-outreach/courses/summer/)July 23 – 27, Saint Andrews, New Brunswick. A passport is required to attend this camp.