Benjamin Huang headshot photo

Benjamin Huang

Honors Research Program
High School Student
Boise High School

Although Idaho is a landlocked state more than 400 miles from the ocean, Benjamin developed an interest and love for the oceans through the National Ocean Sciences Bowl (NOSB) competition, where he serves as the team’s technology and policy expert. He hopes to pursue a career in oceanography or biochemistry, with a specific focus on bioremediation and conservation. He also enjoys foreign policy and world history, something he wishes to minor in. 

Benjamin Huang is a Junior at Boise High School in Boise, Idaho. 

"The Nautilus provides an opportunity to explore the oceans in a way only a child could dream of."


Benjamin participated in the following Ocean Exploration Trust expeditions: