Youth Innovation Challenge 2022

Do you have an innovative solution to help solve the problem of marine debris? The Youth Innovation Challenge gives young people (aged 15–30) around the world a chance to come up with innovative solutions to a pressing environmental issue affecting our marine ecosystems, using environmental education as a key strategy. We are looking for solutions that are innovative, feasible, and informed by research. Winning solutions will receive global recognition and a $1,000 USD prize!  Proposals are due before September 1, 2022 at 11:59 PM U.S. Eastern Time.

Register for our Applicant Webinar on July 21, 2022 at 9:00 AM U.S. Eastern Time to learn tips and tricks for submitting a strong Youth Innovation Challenge video pitch and proposal.

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