AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles

Ocean-related education is a vital component of AltaSea’s mission to accelerate scientific collaboration, facilitate job creation, and inspire the next generation for a more sustainable ocean.


2 Submitted Ideas

  • CREATE ·2020 Grants Challenge

    Be an Aquaculture Scientist

    The underrepresentation of minority students in ocean-related STEM fields is a disadvantage for the US and its growing STEM workforce needs. AltaSea and Sharefest have joined to facilitate job creation building opportunities and encouragement for Sharefest youth to lead positive change. Where the Port once provided a large supply of well-paying jobs, economic forces have rendered the surrounding community impoverished. This partnership aims to provide workforce development in sustainable aquafarming within the Port of Los Angeles.

  • LEARN ·2016 Grants Challenge
    🎉 Winner

    AltaSea: Where STEM Meets the Ocean

    AltaSea and our partners are inspiring the next generation to explore the ocean and to generate blue solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges: food, energy and climate security.