Who Can Enter?

ECO-UNESCO's Young Environmentalist Awards programme is open to any group of young people in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland from 10-18 years of age.


Super Junior Group: 10-12 years (non-category specific)

Junior Group: 12-14 years

Senior Group: 15-18 years


Young people are encouraged to enter their own group. A group can range 2-25 individuals.


Already taking action?

If you have already carried out an environmental project or are in the process of doing something associated with the environment, why not submit it as a Young Environmentalist Awards project?

ECO-UNESCO's Young Environmentalist Awards programme supports, compliments and rewards projects undertaken as part of other programmes such as Green-Schools, Gaisce Awards, Young Social Innovators and BT Young Scientist. For further information or to get involved, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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