August 4, 2008
August 4, 2008 - Long Beach, CA —In celebration of the Aquarium’s 10th anniversary, THE AQUARIUM will honor LONG BEACH students in the community who have shown outstanding efforts in the areas of science, environment, ocean science/marine biology, promoting cultural diversity, and exceptional community service. Ten award recipients will be honored between August 2008 and May 2009. One recipient will be chosen and honored each month and they receive the following:
- Certificate of recognition
- Private behind-the-scenes tour for the award recipient and up to six family members ages 7 or older.
- Announcement and photo on the Aquarium’s website
- Podcast interview on website
- Announcement to Aquarium members
To be considered for this competition, all interested applicants should download and fill out the form below . Early entries are encouraged as one award will be given each month. The final application deadline is February 28, 2009. Awards will be determined by a committee made of Aquariums staff and 10th Anniversary Committee Community Representative Naomi Rainey. Applicants must be Long Beach residents between the ages of 7- 18 years old. Family members of Aquarium employees, volunteers, and Board are not eligible.
Please send applications via mail to:
10th Anniversary Scholars
c/o Naomi Rainey
5318 E. 2nd Street, Box 409
Long Beach, CA 90803
Click here to download and print the application.