Meet the Winners
From paintings and short stories to animations, this incredible collection of art brings to life hundreds of voices of teens around the world who care about the impacts of climate change on our blue planet. View the Art, Poetry, Prose, Music, and Film by our 2018 scholarship winners.
Making Waves Through the Arts
Our programs inspire ocean conservation through creative investigating and making. We believe art is a powerful way to explore issues impacting our oceans, connect more deeply with nature, and bring communities together to care for our blue planet.Our Story
from sea to shining sea— the bodies of fish litter the beaches like scattered shells. I make a home in the carcass of a whale, the curvature of its ribs...The Tempest
Our student gallery showcases art, poetry, prose, and film from past Contest winners. Read, watch, admire, and share!View Gallery
Protecting Our Coasts from Offshore Oil & Gas
January 11, 2019
Bow Seat was thrilled to support New England Aquarium’s Protect Our Coasts event last night with a display of powerful student...
2018 Contest Winners Revealed
January 8, 2019
Dear Bow Seat students, This year, we heard how the climate crisis makes you feel confused, frustrated, anxious or full...
Bow Seat Announces Winners of International Student Art Contest Focused...
January 8, 2019
Today Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs (Bow Seat) announced the winners of the 2018 Ocean Awareness Contest, the largest student...
Age 13, Woldingham, United Kingdom
“Before participating in this Contest I didn’t know much about ocean pollution, and to be honest, I’m still not an expert on the subject. But when I was writing my poem, I felt like I was part of the ocean.”