Young Environmentalist Competition

The Environment is a new Area of Focus for Rotary

Young Environmentalist 2023

The theme for the 2022-23 competition is ‘Bio-diversity’.

The competition aims to encourage young people to:

  • interact with the environment
  • address serious environmental issues

  • develop and explore solutions to the issues 

  • explore, investigate, research and undertake an environmental sustainability project
The competition is open to all schools and college communities and those who are home educated, along with any other young peoples’ community organisations, for example, community RotaKids, community Interact, Scout Groups, Girl Guides.

There are three age groups:

Junior:            Up to and including 10 years old

Intermediate:   11 to 13 years old

Senior:            14 to 17 years old

Entrants must not be over the upper age parameter for each group on 31 August 2022.

There are two categories in the competition in each age group

  • An individual entry 
  • Group entries (maximum of four participants)

The task is to select a topic within the theme of Bio-diversity and undertake some research and exploration into the current magnitude of the issues associated with Bio-diversity. Participants may work on projects on their own or as part of a group of not more than four people.

The deadline for clubs to submit their entries to District is 31 January 2023.

Further details with an Information Pack and Poster are on the Rotary GB&I website HERE

The Entry Form is available on the Members’ pages of the Rotary GB&I website.

Any young person who is interested in taking part is invited to contact their local Rotary Club. HERE

Further details are available from Steve Wright using the Contact Form below.

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