The Youth Innovation Challenge (YIC) invites applicants from 15 to 30 years of age to propose a solution to address climate change, marine litter, or both issues, using environmental education as a key strategy. We are looking for solutions that are innovative, feasible, and informed by research. Your solution could win you a $1000 USD prize!
Fifteen (15) YIC finalists will 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 will be chosen to receive a $1000 USD prize.
Have a great idea? Follow the steps below:
Read more about the Challenge, selection criteria, and more in the YIC Applicant Handbook.
Join our applicant webinar on October 4 at 9:00 AM US Eastern Time to learn how to submit a strong proposal. Optional but encouraged!
Submit your proposal before October 25 at 11:59 PM US Eastern Time.
Application deadline is October 25, 2021.