Marine Science Careers + Internship Academy


Marine Science Careers + Internship Academy

This week-long program introduces you to intertidal ecology, animal husbandry, labratory investigations, and shipboard research to spark interest in a career in marine science. Program highlights include a sail on the Spirit of Dana Point, 4-hour research cruise aboard the R/V Sea Explorer, creating and conducting a research project in the Dana Point Marine Conservation Area, and leadership and team building activities. 

Successful program graduates may apply to intern at Ocean Institute.

You MUST apply for admission to this program and provide two letters of recommendation. 

Marine Science Careers + Internship Academy (MSCIA) is a full-day camp for campers age 14-17 years old (Must be 14 by Sept. 1, 2020).

You MUST submit an application for this program and provide two letters of recommendation to be considered.

COVID-19 Summer Camp Policies


This camp is currently at capacity. Waitlist option is available. 
Session 3 (July 13-17)

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Summer Camp payments are non-refundable. Refunds will only be given if camp is canceled.