Education is a key aspect of our mission, directly linking our scientific research to hands-on learning opportunities for students in Bermuda and those visiting from abroad. Our education programs have contributed to the academic achievement of generations of students and helped them to understand the complex workings of nature and the role of scientific research in society.

Students Identify Organisms With ‘Keys to the Ocean’

Nine Undergraduate Students Receive NSF Support for Research Internships at BIOS

The annual internship program runs for 12 weeks each fall

BIOS’s Ocean Academy Opens Doors of Opportunity

Curriculum Enrichment Program supports experiential training for Bermudian undergraduate students

MARINE Innovation and the Next Generation

Collaborative summer workshop brings new opportunity for ocean technology education to Bermudian students

Ocean Academy

Bermuda's source for environmental education and a global training center for young scientists.

'An Amazing Place to Learn and Grow’

Seventeen Bermudian students selected for 2022 Bermuda Program summer internships

BIOS and Barnard Environmental Sciences Department visit Amaral Farm

Lessons in Sustainability: Island Style Innovations

Lessons in Sustainability: Island Style Innovations

Students visit BIOS as part of a new course that looks at issues of environmental change and sustainability.

BIOS and Barnard Environmental Sciences Department visit Amaral Farm

Bermuda Students & Teachers

We recognize the educational and personal development needs of local students and teachers and responds to these needs with a suite of progressive learning programs called Ocean Academy.

Francis Patton sampling for microplastics at Well Bay Beach as part of the Marine Debris field trip.

Bermuda Curriculum Support


Bermuda Summer Student Programs

University Students

Our courses and internships provide high quality mentorship and learning opportunities to university students from around the world as students engage directly with scientists at our world-class research institute.

Internships for University Students

Internships for University Students


Courses for University Students

Other Visiting Groups

Visiting groups from Bermuda and abroad can participate in field trips and lab sessions, specifically tailored to fit the needs and interests of each group.


Visiting Groups


Educator Workshops at BIOS

Our Partners

We gratefully acknowledge those who have established and contributed to the endowed funds, as well as those who partner with us to develop and implement world-class educational opportunities to generations of students.

a scuba diver gives the OK signal

Our Funding Partners

Aboard the RV Atlantic Explorer (RVAE) 

Rod Johnson, Assistant Scientist and Co-PI of the Bermuda Atlantic Time-series Study at work and BIOS technicians at work. 

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Our University Partners