On February 5, 2011 teams from the following NOSB regions will be showcasing their extensive knowledge on ocean sciences as they compete for the opportunity to advance to the NOSB Finals Competition in April.
NOAA’s Office of Education has several scholarship programs for undergraduate and graduate students.
Each year, approximately 2,000 students from over 300 high schools participate at one of 25 regional NOSB competitions.
Brian Kennedy participated in the Southern Stingray Bowl as a sophomore, junior and senior while attending Oconee County High School in Watkinsville, GA.
Team from Local New Jersey High School Travels to North Carolina
Team from Local Wisconsin High School Travels to Boston to Sail Aboard the schooner Westward
Last week, Allison Byrd accompanied the second place team, Marine Academy of Science and Technology (MAST) from Highlands, New Jersey to North Carolina for their summer award trip.
The National Ocean Scholar Program awarded five high school seniors a $1,500 scholarship for their first year of college.