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MSIC Aquaculture: Tank to Table

Program Details

Tank To Table is a two-week intensive aquaponics course for students in grades 10 – 12.  Explore the biology, chemistry, and engineering used in the aquaponics industry while discovering the fundamentals of farming fish and shellfish.  Learn from local industry professionals through guest speakers and several field trips.  By the end of the course, students will build their own aquaponics system, prep and cook oysters, and so much more!

Eligibility: 10th  - 12th  grade students
Location: MSiC Campus, 2401 Hartman St., Richmond, VA 23223
Dates: June 17 - 28, 2018
Times: 9am - 4pm
Cost: $250.00 (scholarships may be available)

Application Process
1. Print the application from the link below and complete the front of the application.
2. Give the form to a current or past science teacher to complete the recommendation.  Homeschool students may get a recommendation from a mentor or club leader.
3. Return completed application to: MSiC, Attn: Debbie Mitchell, 2401 Hartman St., Richmond VA 23223 (mail) or 804-343-6529 (fax).

All applications must be received at the MathScience Innovation Center by Friday, May 3, 2019, to be considered for the program.  Acceptance into the Tank To Table program will be confirmed by May 13, 2019, by email with additional program details and registration information.