University of Alaska Southeast


Company: Turtle Island Restoration Network
Location: Costa Rica
Position: Intern - Expedition/Conservation Scholarship
Requirements: Good health; comfortable swimming near sharks; see website

Turtle Island Conservation announces Cocos Island conservation scholarship! First scholarship is offered for the December 2017 expedition. Opportunity to participate in researching Hammerhead sharks and sea turtles.

Turtle Island Restoration Network is offering a fully-paid scholarship for a person beginning or early in their marine conservation career to participate from December 3 - 13, 2017 on a ten-day shark and turtle scuba tagging expedition to Cocos Island National Park, Costa Rica. 

This scholarship covers the &6,248 cost for the actual expedition aboard the Argos - all food, shared lodging, tank refills plus rental equipment and certification if needed), and more is covered. 

See the Scholarship information webpage for qualifications and application instructions. 

Contact: Turtle Island Restoration
Contact at: (415)-663-8590
Closing Date: Open Until Filled