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Opportunity

Join the Maine Environmental Education Association and the Southern Maine Conservation Collaborative for a gathering on May 31–June 2 at Ferry Beach Center in Saco, Maine.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 31, 2022, 12:00pm to Thursday, June 2, 2022, 5:00pm

Opportunity

Green Latinos and Hispanic Federation, with Latinos for a Better Future, are hosting a virtual community Town Hall that reignites our effort to pass the environmental justice and climate provisions that are in the Build Back Better Act and highlights its importance for the Latino/a/x communities. *Recording is now available.*

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Opportunity

Made By Us is "a collaborative engine from the nation's leading history organizations, working together to present a fuller, more inclusive history in relevant, timely ways, with and for today's young adults - for informed civic participation."

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Opportunity

CEHN invites nominations for our 2022 NOW Youth Leadership Award! This award honors a young person who has demonstrated exceptional children’s environmental health leadership through efforts to protect human health, especially of our most vulnerable populations.

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, March 31, 2022, 11:59pm

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Opportunity

Applicants between the ages of 15 and 35 from anywhere in the world are invited to propose creative solutions to ocean issues that use marine science as the key element.

Registration Deadline:

Friday, December 31, 2021, 5:00am

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The Monitoring and Evaluating Climate Communication and Education (MECCE) Project is looking for 10 Case Studies that will explore a diversity of innovative climate communication and education initiatives from around the world. Case studies selected for funding will receive up to CAD 10,000. Deadline: January 4, 2022.

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, January 4, 2022, 11:59pm

Opportunity

The NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office is announcing the availability of approximately $1.35 million in funding for new NOAA Chesapeake Bay-Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) grants through two funding opportunities. Projects supported by these funding opportunities will support school districts efforts to deliver Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences (MWEEs) to students, help school districts increase their capacity to facilitate environmental education, and advance statewide environmental literacy initiatives.

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, March 3, 2022, 11:59pm

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Opportunity

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is issuing a Request for Proposal to update educational materials. As called for in Pennsylvania’s first-ever Litter Action Plan, announced by Governor Tom Wolf on November 22, 2021, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is looking for a contractor to update their antilitter curriculum, which focuses on changing littering behavior by influencing positive behavior through education. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s comprehensive litter research, the Pennsylvania Litter Research Study and The Cost of Littering and illegal Dumping in Pennsylvania, informed the development of the Litter Action Plan. As part of the Litter Action Plan, the goal is to launch the revised materials publicly, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, on Earth Day 2023. Proposal Submission Deadline is February 15, 2022.

Registration Deadline:

Tuesday, February 15, 2022, 5:00pm

Information, Voice, Power: Enabling Girl-led Action on Climate Change
Information, Voice, Power: Enabling Girl-led Action on Climate Change
Opportunity

This official United Nations 66th Commission on the Status of Women side event will explore the role of education and girl-generated data in enabling girl-led action on climate change.

Date and Time:

Thursday, March 17, 2022, 9:00am

Opportunity

The next World Environmental Education Congress will occur March 14-18, 2022 in Prague, Czech Republic AND online. This is an international gathering of researchers and practitioners dedicated to high quality environmental education. Field trips to local nonformal EE sites will complement presentations, posters, and plenaries. Plan now to make a contribution by completing a proposal and submitting it by August 31!

Date and Time:

Monday, March 14, 2022, 9:00am to Friday, March 18, 2022, 5:00pm

Opportunity

Register for the 11th World Environmental Education Congress, happening in Prague on March 14–18, 2022. On-site and on-line participants are welcome!

Date and Time:

Monday, March 14, 2022, 2:00am to Friday, March 18, 2022, 12:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, March 7, 2022, 6:00pm

Opportunity

What's your Climate Story? Learn about the importance of climate storytelling and get started crafting and sharing your climate story in this 90-minute interactive online workshop, with participants from around the world, happening Thursday, March 11, 11:00 am—12:30 pm Eastern US time, 4:00 pm—5:30 pm UK time. Free and open to the public

Date and Time:

Friday, March 11, 2022, 11:00am

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Opportunity

The Science Without Borders® Challenge is an international art contest open to primary and secondary school students 11-19 years old, with scholarships of up to $500 awarded to the winning entries. The 2022 theme is "Ridge to Reef." The deadline is Monday, March 7, 2022.

Date and Time:

Monday, March 7, 2022, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, March 7, 2022, 11:59pm

Opportunity

Attention all paid staff members (Directors, administrative staff, instructional staff, etc.) from Environmental Learning (EL) organizations in the U.S. that offer youth-based education programs! Can you give 20 minutes of your time to complete a survey? My study is titled “Inclusive Practices in Environmental Learning for Students with Disabilities: What are Environmental Learning organizations doing?”. The survey focuses on what EL Organizations are doing to increase accessibility to diverse populations so all children can fully participate in their educational programs.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, March 1, 2022, 1:00am to Sunday, May 1, 2022, 11:59pm

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Redford Center Stories
Redford Center Stories
Opportunity

This year’s Challenge empowers students as the visionary leaders of environmental impact storytelling, inviting them to submit a 90-second environmental film that paints a bold and hopeful portrait of our future, illustrates their personal commitment as young and proud environmentalists, and inspires both grassroots and global community action. A panel of esteemed judges with an impressive history of impact in the film industry and environmental advocacy and education will review the students’ work and recognize several films for distinction, as well as award a grand prize winner. Redford Center Stories also offers a free and flexible curriculum with media, stories, and resources to support students, teachers, and communities.

Date and Time:

Monday, February 28, 2022, 12:00am to Monday, March 21, 2022, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, March 21, 2022, 11:59pm

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