On Thursday, May 31, Palau International Coral Reef Center (PICRC) received $5,000 from Blue Bay Petroleum Incorporated to support the PICRC 2018 Summer Internship Program. This is the second year running that Blue Bay has donated to the program and this large contribution will help PICRC fulfill its role in providing educational support to the youth of Palau.
The internship begins on Monday, June 4th and will end on Friday, July 13th. Joining the program this year are Palauan college students Leah Marie Bukurou, Theresa Kimnoy Bultedaob Aten, Meangeldil Ayla Azuma Malsol, Masasinge Tellei Hideos, Mira Eyangel Mariur, and Jenelle Blesam. Each student has been assigned a mentor and a project to complete during their internship.