Past Awards

FY 2006 | 1 – Understand | 6/10/03

Regional Outreach Education

K. Alexander, Prince William Sound Science Center
Contract Term: 10/01/05-09/30/06
Award: $18,000

Scope of Work:

The Regional Outreach Education program will expand the reach of the existing education programs by developing a series of workshops and weekend programs exploring the nature of Prince William Sound and the Copper River Delta. College credit courses will target teachers and adults during the summer months. Potential topic areas include barrier island ecology, geology, intertidal explorations and oceanography. Science Center educators will explore program development options with other Alaska based science and research organizations. Within Cordova, Science Center educators help organize the third annual high school science fair and sponsor a presentation given by the Imaginarium, a hands-on science museum in Anchorage. Staff also coaches and escorts the high school participants for the National Ocean Science Bowl state competition.

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