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To apply, please fill in this online form before November 23, 2022, 11:59pm PST



*You must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be between 18-35 years old
  • Fall into one of the following categories:
    • A student, PhD student or researcher in marine biology, oceanography, environmental sciences, or a related discipline that aligns with one or more of the 6 areas of intervention: climate change, marine pollution, maritime security, MPAs, sustainable blue economy and sustainable fisheries
    • A young professional working in sustainability or passionate about the ocean with a strong vision to drive change
    • An entrepreneur or representative from a startup who has an impactful ocean solutions and/or innovation worth sharing
  • Be available to travel to Panama between February 26 to March 4, 2023
  • Have a valid passport
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NOVEMBER 9, 2022

Applications open

DECEMBER 21, 2022

The 100 youth who were selected are notified

JANUARY 10, 2023

The 100 youth leaders are announced publicly

MARCH 2 - 3, 2023

Attend the Our Ocean Conference

NOVEMBER 23, 2022

Applications close

DECEMBER 27, 2022

Travel arrangements start

FEBRUARY 26 - MARCH 1, 2023

Attend the Our Ocean Youth Leadership Summit