2021 YOUTH INNOVATION CHALLENGE; GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP ($1, 000 USD GRANT PRIZE).
We invite YOU to assist us solve two of the world’s most pressing issues: global climate change and marine litter.
The Youth Innovation Challenge (YIC) invites applicants from 15 to 30 years aged to propose an answer to deal with global climate change , marine litter, or both issues, using environmental education as a key strategy. We are trying to find solutions that are innovative, feasible, and informed by research. Your solution could win you a $1000 USD prize!
Fifteen (15) YIC finalists are going to be recognized at GEEP’s 2021 Asia Pacific Virtual EE Forum from November 30-December 2, 2021 (Taiwan Time), and of the finalists, three (3) YIC winners are going to be chosen to receive a $1000 USD prize.
Have an excellent idea? Follow the steps below:
Read more about the Challenge, selection criteria, and more within the YIC Applicant Handbook.
DOWNLOAD THE YIC HANDBOOK
Join our applicant webinar on October 4 at 9:00 AM US Eastern Time (convert to some time zone here) to find out the way to submit a robust proposal. Optional but encouraged!
Submit your proposal before October 25 at 11:59 PM US Eastern Time (convert to some time zone here).
Submit your innovative idea here!
Submission deadline is Monday, October 25, at 11:59pm US Eastern Time . All submissions must undergo Submittable.
Read the YIC Applicant Handbook for more information about the choice criteria, benefits, and application process.
The Youth Innovation Challenge may be a program of the worldwide Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP) in partnership with the Taiwan Ocean Conservation Administration (OCA). GEEP may be a partnership between the US Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Protection Administration of Taiwan, and therefore the North American Association for Environmental Education.