Deadline extended! Emerging Environmental Leaders program seeking applicants for 2021 cohort
The program elevates young people’s voices in protecting Minnesota’s environment
Apply now for the spring 2021 cohort of the Emerging Environmental Leaders program, a partnership between the Minnesota Environmental Quality Board and the University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment. Applications will be accepted on or before Wednesday, March 10, 2021. A $500 stipend is offered.
The program engages diverse young Minnesotans ages 18-24 to learn about environmental issues in Minnesota, help grow a broader network of young people interested in the environment, and share their ideas, perspectives, and solutions with Minnesota’s state government leadership. The spring 2021 cohort will plan and facilitate a joint meeting of the governor’s Climate Change Subcabinet and the Environmental Quality Board to bring youth voices forward on climate change and other environmental issues.
Learn more and apply at bit.ly/EEL21.