2019 Marine Debris Creative Advocacy Competiton

Marine Debris Creative Advocacy Competition
Marine Debris Creative Advocacy Competition

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 12:00am

Registration Deadline:

Monday, June 17, 2019, 11:59pm

This international competition challenges middle and high school students to lead a creative campaign in their school or community that educates others and inspires action to reduce or prevent plastic pollution and marine debris. 

  • Students can earn scholarships of up to $5,000!
  • Open to students worldwide from ages 11-18 with an adult sponsor
  • Students can work as individuals or a group
  • Free to enter
  • Deadline is June 17, 2019, but students are encouraged to register project ideas early
  • For more information: www.bowseat.org/marine-debris

Your campaign should meet the Competition goals of:

  • Educating the public about marine debris
  • Inspiring people to change their behavior
  • Engaging others in activities that reduce or prevent marine debris
  • Advocating for creative and realistic solutions 

How to apply/register:

Please review all guidelines for How to Enter.

Contact Name:

Ren Bettencourt

Contact Email: