Science Without Borders®

Science Without Borders®

Science Without Borders® is the overarching theme of the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation. It provides financial sponsorship of marine conservation programs and scientific research around the globe, and raises awareness of the need to preserve, protect and restore the world's oceans and aquatic resources.

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    • Our Coral Reef Ecology Curriculum is a great resource for students and teachers. Filled with lesson plans, videos, and interactive learning exercises, our education portal engages and inspires students to learn about coral reefs and to become stewards of this vital ecosystem.

    • We are now accepting applications for the 2020 Science Without Borders® Challenge! This international student art contest encourages students to be creative while learning about important ocean science and conservation issues. The SWB Challenge is open to middle and high school students 11-19 years old, with prizes of up to $500 awarded to the winning entries. The theme for the 2020 Science Without Borders® Challenge is “Take Action: Conserve Coral Reefs.” For this year's contest, we are asking students to use their artistic talents to create a piece of art that illustrates actions that can be taken to preserve coral reefs.

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    Running out of things for your kids to do over the long weekend?

    Enter the Science Without Borders Challenge! They can win up to $500 in this international ocean art contest for students 11-19 years old.

    For more information and how to apply, visit:
    https://www.livingoceansfoundation.org/education/science-without-borders-challenge/
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