The North American Association for Environmental Education (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 2021 will receive global recognition for their work and join a growing alumni community of inspiring EE leaders, with ongoing opportunities for professional development and networking.
To address today’s complex challenges, we need a diversity of perspectives, skills, and experiences, which is the power of this program. EE 30 Under 30 celebrates the unique and passionate leadership of talented young leaders around the world and gives them a professional boost to increase their impact.
Nominees must be 30 years old or under (as of December 31, 2021) and demonstrate proven leadership using environmental education in any way. EE 30 Under 30 celebrates the unique and passionate leadership of talented young leaders around the world and gives them a professional boost to increase their impact.
Since 2016, NAAEE’s EE 30 Under 30 program has recognized 150 individuals from 34 countries who are making a difference through EE. This program is made possible by the Global Environmental Education Partnership, Wells Fargo, and the U.S. Forest Service.
NAAEE do this through:
- Community: Learn and network with the EE 30 Under 30 community and other EE leaders.
- Recognition: Gain credibility and confidence to scale up their work.
- Professional Development: Build the skills and technical support they need to expand their impact.
- Funding Opportunities: Opportunity to apply for Changemaker grants to bring transformational ideas to life.
For more information, visit https://naaee.org/our-work/programs/ee-30-under-30