The Blue Stewards program blends traditional education and travel experiences at Palmer Trinity School with scientific research and advocacy happening right here in Miami and around the globe. Working with private and nonprofit partners, students explore the centrality of water in people’s lives by examining water as both an environmental necessity and a key cultural element. For more information, click here
The Blue Stewards Junior Certificate, the US Certificate, and the US Medallion, awarded by Palmer Trinity School, celebrate a student’s successful completion of a course of study-action with a special focus on water as an element of life.
To apply, please submit your Blue Stewards application to Dr. Leopoldo Llinás. Applications are due April 1st.
To awaken, through classroom education, travel experiences, field studies, research, and commitment, a new awareness of water’s role as an essential element of life.
To foster sustainable communities through a focus on water, a critical resource that connects us across multiple types of cultural, socio-economic, geospatial, and political landscapes.
Blue Stewards awakens students to the vital importance of water to empower people, protect the planet, and enable prosperity. The goals revolve around understanding our relationship to the planet's most omnipresent resource - water. Blue Stewards aims to:
provide water literacy
engage in service living
inspire creative action