Students are invited to participate in a competition to help Save St. Maarten’s Coral Reefs for cash prizes!
The Nature Foundation in collaboration with the IHE Delft Institute of Water Education is hosting a coral competition for local students.
Interested students may submit ideas on how to help protect the reefs that surround SXM. These can be submitted in the form of a presentation, video, essay, work of art, or any other media that best describes the student’s plans.
These plans must:
1- Be executable with 4000 Euros or less
2- Be creative ways to solve the threats corals are facing on St. Maarten
3- The Nature Foundation, St. Maarten must be able to execute these projects.
4- The proposal must be submitted to the Nature Foundation by no later than December 1, 2020.
The submissions will be split into two age groups: 11-14 years old and 15-19 years old. Five winning ideas will be selected from both age groups.
- Students must be between 11-19 years old to participate
- Students may submit ideas as individuals or as groups
- Each student may only submit one proposal
- All participants must live on the Dutch side of St. Maarten
The winning proposal will be implemented by the Nature Foundation, St. Maarten.
The top 5 submissions from each age group will also win a cash prize!
|Place||Ages 11-14 Years Old||Place||Ages 15-19 Years Old|
|First||350 Euros||First||350 Euros|
|Second||200 Euros||Second||200 Euros|
|Third||100 Euros||Third||100 Euros|
|Fourth||50 Euros||Fourth||50 Euros|
|Fifth||50 Euros||Fifth||50 Euros|