Alcoa Foundation News

  • June 08, 2017

    NatureBridge and Alcoa Foundation partner to connect high school students from around the globe to nature in the 2017 Alcoa Scholars Program

    For Immediate Release Contact: Annie Schuler 415-992-4767 NatureBridge and Alcoa Foundation have partnered for the fourth year to offer the 2017 Alcoa Scholars program, an international science and exploration program that aims to connect high school students from all over the world to some of earth’s most beautiful protected...

  • June 05, 2017

    Alcoa Employees Conduct Climate Change Research with Earthwatch in the Arctic

    Alcoa Foundation selected eight Alcoa employees to participate in a unique professional development opportunity with Earthwatch Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to connecting citizens with scientists to conduct conservation research worldwide. The fellows will head to Churchill, Manitoba in Canada – the polar bear capital of the world -- from...

  • April 26, 2017

    American Forests and Alcoa Foundation Announce Three-Year Partnership to Enhance Biodiversity and Combat Climate Change

    Washington, D.C. -- American Forests and Alcoa Foundation announce a new, three-year partnership to enhance biodiversity and combat climate change in key areas across the globe. In year one, American Forests will restore over 140 acres in 11 locations and engage 2,500 volunteers, including Brazil’s Amazon Forest, cold-water streams in...