Who: 18 - 25 years old
Where: Antartica and the Southern Ocean
When: Dec 01 - Jun 18, 2017
Cost: Medical Clearances
Deadline: 29 July 2016
What: 12 Blake Ambassador Awards in partnership with Antarctica New Zealand, the Antarctic Heritage Trust, NIWA, the Department of Conservation and Tara Expeditions.
Since 2007, The Sir Peter Blake Trust - in partnership with Antarctica New Zealand, the Antarctic Heritage Trust, NIWA and the Department of Conservation - has provided opportunities for young New Zealanders (18 – 25 years) to work on projects in Antarctica, the Southern Ocean and New Zealand through the Blake Ambassador Programme.
These Ambassadors have worked alongside teams of scientists, conservationists, engineers and conservators on environmental and heritage restoration projects to advance our understanding and address some of the big environmental questions and challenges facing society.