For U.S. High School Students

The Institute of Arctic Studies offers programs that expand the understanding of polar science by engaging with secondary students and teachers.

Joint Science Education Program

The Joint Science Education Program (JSEP) is a program supported by the National Science Foundation that brings together high school students from the U.S., Greenland and Denmark to student polar science through hands-on field activities in Greenland.

2015 JSEP group

Joint Antarctic School Expedition

The Joint Antarctic School Expedition (JASE) is a program run by the Chilean Antarctic Institute and supported by the National Science Foundation to educate Chilean and U.S. high school students in polar science through hands-on activities and field study in Antarctica. 

King George Island Antarctica
The John Sloan Dickey Center