Future Marine Scientist Academy
Future Marine Scientist Academy is a program open to high school students with a goal of preparing them for future careers in marine and environmental science through field and classroom based learning experiences and professional development opportunities! Students will get the opportunity to work with various CBFS staff through our marine science courses combined with professional development through resume building, interview practice, and opportunities to network with staff and college professors.
This is offered to Juniors and Seniors at Arcadia High School and Chincoteague High School. 20 students from each school will be accepted.
Applications are now open! They will be reviewed once the application period closes on March 10, 2023.
Contact: Lexi Overdiek
Arcadia High School:
Chincoteague High School:
- Fish Biology
- Marine Invertebrates
- Marine Mammals
- Soil Science
- Professional Development
- Coastal Ecology/Oceanography Cruise