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Naturalist Notebook 

May 6, 2012

Growing Up Asian in America: Science and the World Around You

2012 Student Essay and Art Contest: Our Oceans
Presented by the Asian Pacific Fund and the California Academy of Sciences
Note: The 2012 contest has ended. For information on the 2013 contest, see http://www.asianpacificfund.org/growing-up-asian-in-america

Middle school students can share their wonder of and desire to protect one of our most precious resources by entering our essay and art contest. Dive into hands-on activities related to oceans at the Academy and in public library branches.

Growing up Asian in America is an annual essay and art contest. The contest always has a theme, and prizes are awarded each year. This year there is an added program with prizes for a science contest about oceans.

First Place: $1500
Second Place: $750
Third Place: $500
Honorable Mention: $250

Get Inspired!

Click here for more ideas for your contest entry and to register for the contest. Growing Up Asian: Our Oceans 2012 >>

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Contest made possible through the generosity of Loretta Huahn and the support of the Oakland and San Francisco Public Libraries.

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