Get Involved Education Students Student Challenge Step into your future Calling all students in Years 10, 11 and 12 with a sense of adventure and burn to contribute to real-world environmental issues! Full scholarships are available for you to join in week-long research expeditions during your school holidays. You’ll live and work in the field alongside Earthwatch scientists, doing hands-on research work like surveying fauna and flora, and monitoring carbon and water. As well as contributing directly to conservation research, you’ll increase your environmental and scientific acumen, learn about careers and future pathways, and make friends with other action-oriented students. Apply Now for 2021 expeditions No experience necessary. If you’re enrolled in Year 10, 11 or 12 at an Australian state school in the year of the expedition, you can apply for a fully funded scholarship. Next expedition for Queensland students to the mangroves in Mackay with Jock Mackenzie: 27 June - 3 July. Applications close 30 April. Next expedition for South Australian students to Calperum Station in the Riverland: 26 September – 2 October. Applications close 28 May. Next expedition for Western Australian students to Ningaloo Reef: 2 – 8 October. Applications close 11 June. Next expedition for NSW students to study frogs around Dorrigo and New England with Prof Michael Mahony: 5 - 11 December. Applications close 18 June.