Eligibility and Student Selection Criteria:
Must be at least 18 years old and enrolled in or accepted to a U.S. accredited institution of higher learning
Must be comfortable in a somewhat unpredictable environment
Must be in generally good health and meet all shipboard medical requirements; please talk to us if you have a specific disability so we can determine if you will be able to sail - the ship is NOT ADA compliant
Must be able to work outdoors and in close quarters at sea
DEADLINE: April 22, 2019
Components of a completed application include:
this application form
a letter of recommendation from a current or former professor/teacher, provided at
a copy of your most recent transcript (can be unofficial), uploaded below
If you are selected, travel and expenses to/from the ports of call will be covered. You will need to have a little bit of funds to pay for local transportation/taxis/shuttles and meals in port up front; you will be reimbursed for these after the expedition.
You will be required to enroll in two 5-credit courses through Whatcom Community College. Information will be sent to you upon acceptance.