This Muskegon Opportunity website link has some great college news for parents and students. It is a great tool to use for helpful information.
Opportunity for Students ages 16-18
Due to last year’s successful NatureBridge Alcoa Scholars program, Alcoa Foundation has renewed and expanded its partnership with NatureBridge for 2016. This year, 100 students from Alcoa communities around the world will travel to either Olympic, Shenandoah or Yosemite National Park to develop their knowledge of the wilderness and environmental science.
Application Period: February 1 to April 1, 2016.
Application Deadline: April 1, 2016
Applicant must be proficient in English as the application and program are delivered in English.
· Trip is two weeks. See below for dates and national park.
· Applicants can indicate which specific program they would like to join; preferences are not guaranteed.
· Alcoa Foundation covers all program costs including travel.
· Application and additional details can be found online here.
Olympic (Session 1)
June 26 - July 8, 2016
July 10 - 22, 2016
Olympic (Session 2)
July 24 - August 5, 2016
August 7 - 20, 2016