Brower Youth Award

Brower Youth Award

Earth Island Institute is thrilled to call forth a new generation of environmental leaders for the 19th Annual Brower Youth Awards. The application is open to North American or U.S. “Territories” who are  13 to 22 as of July 1, 2018.The goal of the New Leaders Initiative is to identify, engage, grow and support youth environmental leaders.

Provided By:

The New Leaders Initiative is a program of the Earth Island Institute, a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization.
NLI houses three programs which honor, support and sustain young environmental leaders – Brower Youth Awards, Movement in Green and Rooted and Rising.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $18,000
  • Deadline: May 20, 2018, at 9 p.m. Pacific Time
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known


Applicants ages 13 to 22 (as of July 1, 2018) living in North America (including Mexico, Canada, some Caribbean Islands) and US “Territories” are encouraged to apply

Instructions for Applying:

All applications must be completed online through the given link:

Supporting Documents:

  • Photograph of yourself
  • Letter of support from someone who is familiar with you and your environmental work (cannot be from a parent or guardian)

Award Amount:

Each of the six recipients of the Brower Youth Awards will receive a $3,000 cash prize, a professionally produced short film about their work from an Emmy award-winning film crew, and flight and lodging accommodations for a weeklong trip to the San Francisco Bay Area.

Detailed Information Link:

Contact Information:

If you have any question, you can ask via email: