Students on Ice

  • Discover
  • Understand 
  • Connect 
  • Inspire 
  • Change

An award-winning organization offering unique educational expeditions to the Antarctic and the Arctic. Our mandate is to educate the world’s youth about the importance of the Polar Regions, support their continued growth and inspire and catalyze initiatives that contribute to global sustainability.

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Educating for Ocean Conservation

Educating for Ocean Conservation

For 20 years, the Students on Ice Foundation has led ocean-based expeditions to the Polar Regions—fostering in youth the confidence and capacity to engage as active citizens with complex issues such as ocean conservation and climate change. Learn more about our new Ocean Plastics Education Kit, a collaborative initiative with five partner organizations.

Upcoming Expeditions

Upcoming Expeditions

Apply for our upcoming expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctic. Find out about the application process, eligibility, scholarships, and more.

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