Brower Youth Awards Seeking Amazing Young Changemakers

The New Leaders Initiative at Earth Island Institute is on the look-out for amazing changemakers between the ages of 13-22 with bright ideas about how to care for our Planet and its inhabitants to apply for the Brower Youth Award for Environmental Leadership!

Applicants must reside in North America and demonstrate excellent leadership in a project, campaign, or educational effort focused on environmental issues.

Six winning applications are announced in July and all winners are flown to the Bay Area in October for a week of leadership and outdoor activities, a public awards ceremony, and to receive a prize package including a short production-quality film and a cash prize of $3,000.

Our application is now LIVE and can be accessed by visiting our website.

All interested applicants are encouraged to have a brief conversation with a New Leaders Initiative staff member by contacting us at or 510-859-9144. Informational webinars on application tips and troubleshooting will be throughout application season until the deadline of May 13, 2013, 9:00 pm (PST). Stay tuned for webinar dates.

Please check our website, facebook and twitter pages for further information updates.

If you’ve got any questions at any time, email us or call Anisha Desai at 510-859-9144.

We are looking forward to seeing your application!