MERITO stands for Multicultural Education for Resources Issues Threatening Oceans
Here at MERITO Foundation, we are committed to protecting the ocean by facilitating education, conservation, and scientific research opportunities to multicultural youth and their communities.
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New Dates for Summer 2021 Marine Science Beach Camps!
Register Now on our Website!
3 Scholarships Available Based on Needs for Week of Aug 2 - 6, Includes Trip to Santa Cruz Island on August 5!
July 12 - July 16
The Life of Plankton
July 19 - July 23
Bills and Whales
Aug 2 - Aug 6
Watershed to Oceans
Register for this week to include an optional trip to Santa Cruz Island to hike and/or snorkel for only $60 more!
26 students from 5 regional public schools won prizes during the EECCOA Challenge 2021 & Awards Events
Congrats to the finalists who participated in the 2021 EECCOA Challenge! Students from five different schools worked hard to create a business proposal to make their homes more sustainable. An array of unique ideas were proposed and the MERITO Foundation hosted the virtual event announcing the winners on Friday, April 30th. The video posted here is a compilation of some of the finalists' project proposals.