What is it?

The Robinson Center NRESci Academy is a three-year experiece designed to help yoth explore our environment and discover more our wter, forestry, and wildlife resources in the Appalachian region. 

When is it?

The Academy meets each fall for a 3-day stat at teh UK Robinson Forest. 

Youth, also know as "scholars," will alsp take part in quarterly, one-day field trips throughout the year. Scholars are not counted absent from to attend these events according to KRS 159.035.

Who can attend?

You must be enrolled in the 6th or 7th grade and reside in o

r attend a school in the following counties: Breathitt, Carter, Clay, Knott, Leslie, Letcher, Owsley, Perry, and Wolfe. Scholars must have a passion to

learn about the environment and our natural resources and be willing to participate in the three-year program, including annual 3-day camps at UK Robinson Forest and quarterly, single day trips during the year.