PROGRAM DETAILS AND FEES

The true cost for one person to attend 21 days is $3,500. If you/your family is able to make this contribution we encourage you to do so. Thanks to our sponsors we are able to offer a tier of scholarships and we strongly encourage you to

Program Fee Includes:

  • Food and lodging for the duration of your selected program

  • Fishing gear

  • USCG Boating Safely course

  • CPR/First Aid certification

Participant

July 7-27, 2019
21-day Program 

$1000

Program Fee Includes:

Food and lodging for the duration of your program

Fishing gear

USCG Boating Safely course

CPR/First Aid certification

Travel:
Participants should plan to arrive on Sunday, July 7 and can depart on Sunday, July 28

Group Leader

July 4-27, 2019
21-day Program 

$1200

Program Fee Includes:

Food and lodging for the duration of your program

Fishing gear

USCG Boating Safely course

CPR/First Aid certification

Role:
As group leaders, you’ll serve as the main support for the Program Coordinator…. MORE TEXT

Requirements:
• Must have experience as a group leader for workshops/camps
• Must be able to furnish a reference

Travel:
Participants should plan to arrive on Sunday, July 7 and can depart on Sunday, July 28

Captain-in-Training (CIT)

June 30 - August 6, 2019
40-day CIT Program 

$1500

Program Fee Includes:

Food and lodging for the duration of your program

Fishing gear

USCG Boating Safely course

CPR/First Aid certification

Role:
As a CIT you’ll serve as the main support for the Senior Captains…. MORE TEXT

Requirements:
• Must have attended NOCP previously or have boating/captaining experience
• Must already have taken the USCG Boating Safely course or equivalent
• Must already have CPR/First Aid certification
• Must be willing to get involved with and support an Ocean Tribe/Challenge chapter after the program in your community/nation.

Travel:
CIT’s must arrive on Saturday, June 29th and depart on Wednesday, August 7

Participant

July 7-27, 2019
21-day Program 

Travel:

  • Participants should plan to arrive on Sunday, July 7 and can depart on Sunday, July 28


Group Leader

July 4-27, 2019
21-day Program 
$1200

Role:

As a group leaders, you’ll serve as the main support for the Program Coordinator…. MORE TEXT

Requirements:

  • Must have experience as a group leader for workshops/camps

  • Must be able to furnish a reference

Travel:

  • Group leaders must be able to arrive on Wednesday, July 3 and depart on Sunday, July 28

Captain-in-Training (CIT)

June 30 - August 6, 2019
40-day CIT Program 
$1500

Role:

As a CIT you’ll serve as the main support for the Senior Captains…. MORE TEXT

Requirements:

  • Must have attended NOCP previously or have boating/captaining experience

  • Must already have taken the USCG Boating Safely course or equivalent

  • Must already have CPR/First Aid certification

  • Must be willing to get involved with and support an Ocean Tribe/Challenge chapter after the program in your community/nation.

Travel:

  • CIT’s must arrive on Saturday, June 29th and depart on Wednesday, August 7

Additional Costs for all Participants, Group Leaders, and CITs:

Fishing License:

All participants, group leaders, and CITs must purchase an annual fishing license and king salmon stamp. NOCP cannot purchase these for participants, thus they will be purchased after their arrival in Kodiak. The cost of a license and a king salmon stamp is $245 for non-Alaska residents and $39 for Alaska residents. Please bring your payment in cash or check.

Additional Nights and Meals:

NOCP strongly encourages that you arrive and depart on the designated dates specified by your program. If you must stay for any additional days/nights before or after the program, NOCP will charge $20 a day for lodging and meals will not be provided.

Supply Rental:

The following supplies can be rented on-site for the duration of the program:

  • Cotton sleeping bags - $10

  • Rubber boots - $10 (limited sizes available)

Application Deadline is May 30!


Scholarships

Limited, additional scholarships are available to those who need more financial support. Select the scholarship option when filling out the application form. For 21-day applicants the scholarship available is $400. For CIT applicants the scholarship is $500.
International applicants must also contact us directly at nocpkodiak@gmail.com about international scholarships details.


Additional Financial Support and Suggestions

To help cover costs for the program and airfare these are some suggestions for ways to personally generate financial support:

  • Create a Go Fund Me campaign

  • Ask local business owners if they can support your trip Print Flyer

  • Ask your local Pastor and church community for support


Registration Checklist

  1. Application Submitted

  2. Deposit Paid

  3. Turn in the following forms to nocpkodiak@gmail.com:

  • Medical Liability Form & Signed Code of Conduct Form PDF FILE

  • Recent photo of yourself


Deposit 

A Deposit of $250 must be made in order to hold your place as soon as you receive confirmation on your acceptance into the program. 


Payment

Payments can be paid online through the donation button on the Ocean Challenge website or can be sent as a check or money order to:

HSA-UWC Kodiak Ocean Church
PO Box 8876
Kodiak, AK 99615

Please make checks payable to:
HSA-UWC Kodiak Ocean Church

Full Payment Deadline: the program payment balance is due by June 1st.


Refund Policy

If you make a deposit and cancel coming to the program before June 1st your $250 deposit will be fully returned. If you cancel after June 1st your deposit will be forfeited.

In the event you are unable to attend the program after making your full payment, the tuition fee you paid, excluding the $250 deposit, will be returned.