Innovate to Mitigate competition for grades 8-12

Innovate to Mitigate wants students or student groups to submit ideas about how to address climate change by reducing greenhouse gases. People around the world are working hard on this problem. To meet the big challenges we face, we need good ideas from everyone. This challenge encourages young...

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How video games are joining the fight to save the planet

As bush fires were raging across Australia in December 2019, players of Space Ape video games reached out to the company and asked what they could do to help. The London-based firm quickly put an in-game purchase into several of its mobile titles, with all proceeds going to either a wildlife or...

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Teen Voices for Racial Justice Essay Contest

TEEN VOICES FOR RACIAL JUSTICE ESSAY CONTEST Never before in our history have teenagers been faced with such overwhelming uncertainty, on so many different fronts. As a young adult, you are coming of age in a world gripped by turmoil. This reality is not your doing, nonetheless you find yourself...

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2020 Virtual REcharge Academy

As you may have heard, we had to cancel this summer’s Rhode Island REcharge Academy – this really bummed us out! But we are not quitters! We have decided to try our hand at a Virtual REcharge Academy. Through a blend of synchronous and self-paced learning sessions, educators will explore...

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2020 International Schools Competition

Good news! Thanks to a recent donation, we are now able to offer free admission to the daily panel discussions,. We are excited to introduce featured guests from across the United Nations and young leaders including the 14-year-old scientist Gitanjali Rao, Kehkashan Basu from Green Hope, and...

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2020 Ocean Awareness Contest

Bow Seat’s 2020 Ocean Awareness Contest is now open for submissions. Please share with your colleagues and students! Climate Hope: Transforming Crisis The 2020 Ocean Awareness Contest invites teens to learn about the climate crisis and its impact on oceans; discover or imagine solutions at...

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Student Leadership for Divestment: Q&A with Michelle Bates

Student Sustainability Leadership Award Winner   GPSEN:  We are proud to recognize you with GPSEN’s Student Sustainability Leadership Award this year. This honor highlights your work, as a student at Portland State University, in calling for divestment from fossil fuels by Portland area...

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Call for Applications/Nominations: EE 30 Under 30

NAAEE has opened the search to find 30 game-changing leaders under 30 years of age who are using environmental education to build a sustainable future for all. The EE 30 Under 30 Class of 2020 will join a growing alumni network of inspiring environmental education leaders and receive ongoing...

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2020-21 Student Leaders for Service

Thank you for your interest in Student Leaders for Service. We look forward to talking to you about being part of our team of service leaders! To apply, read through the following details and then press the green Registration button on the upper right hand corner of this page. Applications are due...

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YP Virtual International Trivia Happy Hour

Can you name the world’s first zero carbon city? How about the President of Turkmenistan? If you know the answers—or even if you don’t—then join the WorldOregon’s Young Professionals for the first in a series of Virtual International Trivia Happy Hours—via Zoom webinar....

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