REEF College Prep Mentorship

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Program for

K12 Student
Jr High/Middle School Student
High School Student

Experience Type

Academic Preparation


Long-term experience


Marine Science Institute (MSI)

This program suports 5-10 students year-round, grades 8-12, with the opportunity to work alongside UCSB undergraduates at the REEF to learn more about careers in marine and aquarium science, and college life and academics. This program has provided a number of participants with the opportunity to work in reseach labs, as well. For students, this program con fufill community service hours.