The 4-H Youth Development program at Oregon State University, Corvallis will be holding a Marine Science Ambassadors camp again this year. The camp dates are August 3-8, 2014. High School youth entering grades 10, 11, 12 in fall 2014 are eligible. The enrollment deadline is March 14, 2014. The Camp will enroll just 21 participants on a first-come-first-served basis.
To enroll go to the State 4-H website to register at http://oregon.4h.oregonstate.edu/marine-ambassador-camp-2014-application Youth do not have to be enrolled in 4-H to apply. Tuition is $275. A $125 deposit must accompany the application form. Final payment of $150 is due April 25, 2014.
The six-day 4-H Marine Science Camp will take place on the Oregon State University (OSU) campus for one day and one night and in Newport at the Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) for four days and nights. Transportation is provided between OSU and Hatfield. On the OSU campus, youth will get a taste of dorm life, tour the campus and some research labs, and be introduced to their role as 4-H Marine Science Ambassadors. In Newport, campers will engage in education programs in a variety of locations including the Hatfield Marine Science Center, Yaquina Bay, and via guided kayak expedition.
The Camp will focus on introduction to college life, science, technology and education that will provide each camper with the skills they need to become 4-H Marine Science Ambassadors. The 4-H Marine Science Ambassador’s Mission is to raise awareness about the health of the ocean and to show how changes are impacting various ecosystems and human life.
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