Young Eco-Hero Awards from Action for Nature


Date and Time:

Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 12:00am to Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 11:59pm

Action For Nature (AFN), a non-profit organization, has created the International Young Eco-Hero Awards to recognize and reward the successful individual environmental initiatives of young people ages 8 to 16. 

Winners of AFN's Eco-Hero Awards have gone on to save cheetahs in Namibia, work for Google, and become ambassadors for the UN. 

If you, or a young person you know is: 

  • "working to preserve the world around you
  • teaching others how to protect the environment
  • doing an environmental research project"

then you are an Eco-Hero and should apply! 

Visit the AFN website to learn more and apply by Feb. 28, 2018! 

How to apply/register:

The Young Eco-Hero Award is given on an annual basis, and applications are typically due at the end of February. Check the Action for Nature website for updates on the next application deadline and to access the application.