Great Blue Challenge

Education   Environment   Empowerment   Economic Development

Eastman Foundation sponsored the two-year Great Blue Challenge initiative, advocating for action in addressing challenges and identifying innovative solutions to better understand our ocean. The Challenge was announced at the 2018 G7 Summit, in celebration of World Oceans Day. Grant recipients included a Robotic Video Reef Observations project at Marco Island Academy, Girls in Engineering and Maritime Science program at Oglethorpe Charter School, Low-Power Wave Energy Converter development at Mira Costa College, and other programs focused on promoting and advancing ocean science education.