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2022 Tropical Field Research (10 days in Costa Rica - all inclusive - $3,950)
SOC successfully ran this program in summer 2021 implementing on-site COVID-19 testing and monitoring.
There are opportunities for individual students to join these 2022 programs:
Register participants in our new online portal (see blue button above).
All participants must be vaccinated for COVID-19 and follow CDC vaccination guidance to be eligible for 2022 SOC programming. Check here for US Center for Disease Control Costa Rica Vaccine Recommendations.
Pay schedule: Families can pay the balance or pay monthly with the final payment due by March 15th, 2022.
All participants should obtain 3rd party program travel insurance. Refunds for non-refundable payments are only available through 3rd party insurance that must be purchased close to registration date.
2022 Bioinformatics Research (10 days in Costa Rica - all inclusive - $3,950)
There are opportunities for individual students to join 2022 bioinformatics programs in Monteverde, Costa Rica July 12-22, 2022.
Same as above (#3-6)
Tropical Field Research
May 29 - June 8
June 9 - 19
June 16 - 26
June 24 - July 4
July 4 - 14
July 20 - 30
Option to earn 3 university credits
July 12 - July 22
2023 Teacher's Insect-Microbiome Antibiotic Bioprospecting (4-days $1500)
Learn how to run a bioprospecting unit or semester research class at your high school.
We will introduce all the protocols from insect collection to plating and PCR to bioinformatics.
You will receive a detailed research manual that will guide you and your students through the curriculum.
Click link in footer for workshop flyer or navigate here for workshop webpage.
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Let us know if you'd like to host this workshop for teachers in your area.