Innovators: Education & Training


			

Coastal Connections Ltd.

May 13, 2014

Coastal Connections Ltd provides educational products and hands on learning experiences aboard its vessels, focused on the K-12 school system. It provides marine ecotourism programs for the general public and offers its vessels as platforms for research and development activities including the testing of new ocean technology.   Read more.


			

Marine Institute - MI International

May 13, 2014

MI International (MII) is the focal point for international initiatives at the Marine Institute. The department’s primary areas of focus are international consulting and project management, building international institutional partnerships and supporting international student recruitment and services. Read more.


			

Oceans Learning Partnership (OLP)

May 2, 2014

The Oceans Learning Partnership (OLP) is the lead organization for a new Ocean Education Initiative for youth in the Newfoundland and Labrador school system, providing a much-needed bridge between K-12 and post-secondary.  Read more.

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WOC LAUNCHES PROFESSIONAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

by wade on January 27, 2014

The World Ocean Council (WOC) – the international, multi-industry leadership alliance for “Corporate Ocean Responsibility” - has created an internship program to provide opportunities for professional development and training. The WOC Internship program creates a unique opportunity for early professionals and graduate students from around the world to work with the WOC and the ocean business community in advancing industry efforts on ocean sustainability, science and stewardship.

Currently, WOC has three open internships positions:
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MTS INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR 2014 UNDERGRADUATE AND GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS

by wade on January 12, 2014

Students interested in Marine Engineering, Marine Technology and the Oceans can now apply to the Marine Technology Society (MTS) for a range of scholarships valued from $8,000 to $500 for students at all stages of their careers from full-time students in technical school or college to full-time graduate students at university adn even high school seniors. They have from now until April 15,2014 to join the
MTS, if not currently a member,  and submit their applications.
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