The ECO Youth award program recognizes youth and provides financial aid for environmental projects like:
- Climate change
- Waste and recycling
- Energy etc.
Youth can use a current project or propose a new project to enter. Schools, individuals, community groups can all apply. A sponsorship of $1500 has been donated by FortisAlberta and will be awarded to the winner or split amongst winners.
Applications do not officially open until September, and the application can be viewed here!
The 2018 Eco Youth Award winners are:
- Serena Shibayama and Abby Debessay
- Hailey Rent and Isabella Coco
- Allya Dichoso and Crystal Can
- Braydon Donkowski and Sam Hanson
- Eco Youth Project, Windsong Heights, Grade 6 class
- Our Lady Queen of Peace, Grade 4 classes.
The 2019 Eco Youth Award proposals will start to be accepted in October 2019.
- Meal planner (pdf)
- Fridge makeover (pdf)
- Why curbside recycling? (pdf)
- What Goes Where Reference Sheet (pdf)
- Quick Guide to Recycling (pdf)
Waste & Recycling