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Incredible Opportunity w/OceanX (Deadline this THURSDAY)

Apply ASAP for this Amazing Experience over Winter Break

November 15, 2021 9:43 PM
OceanX is looking for another UMBC student for their January Trip.  This is an INCREDIBLE opportunity.  The deadline to apply is this Thursday.

Read about Adam Lees' experience here.

January 2022 YEP – Gibraltar to Malta

·Tentative 5-Day Quarantine Begins in Gibraltar: January 5, 2022
·Transit Begins (Mobe): January 11, 2022
·Transit Ends (Demobe): January 21, 2022

Complete the application here:  https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/033cf0c5b36240e89df75335aa61e396

The application deadline is this Thursday, November 18, 2021.

COME WITH US TO DISCOVER THE OCEAN UNKNOWN
SEEKING YOUNG EXPLORERS FOR OCEAN EXPLORATION PILOT PROGRAM
JOIN OCEANX ON AN UNFORGETTABLE 11-14 DAY VOYAGE ABOARD THE OCEANXPLORER.
EXPERIENCE ROUGH SEAS, OPEN WATER, SCIENCE, MEDIA, OPERATIONS AND CAMARADERIE AS WE UNDERTAKE OUR MISSION TO EDUCATE, PROTECT AND INSPIRE THE WORLD.

The oceans have inspired awe and intrigue since the beginning of time, with heroic tales of exploration passed down through countless generations. Now, we are offering a unique ocean educational adventure: the chance for twelve young explorers to travel to Gibraltar on January 5thand join OceanX’s research and exploration vessel, OceanXplorer, on its voyage to Malta.

For a chance to join the expedition, budding university-aged explorers are invited to answer the following prompt: Describe your dream scientific ocean exploration and storytelling project. How would you use OceanXplorer’s state-of-the-art facilities and  resources in your mission? Get creative and show us your exploration chops. Submissions  must be received by 11:59 PM EST November 18, 2021.

We are looking for individuals of all backgrounds and disciplines (physical and biological sciences, engineering, filmmaking, technology, communications, etc.), who are interested in pursuing a career focused on the ocean. Selected candidates will have full financial support for travel, lodging and meals.

Explorers will participate in an eleven-to fourteen-night expedition aboard OceanXplorer, OceanX’s one-of-a-kind, world-class, 87-meter research and exploration vessel. Explorers  will hear amazing tales of past missions, learn from our expert team of scientists, storytellers and crew members, execute important scientific, media and operations projects in furtherance of our social welfare mission, and gain firsthand experience in ocean exploration.

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