Building Leadership Around Sustainable Transformation

You Can Help Solve Environmental Problems!

Calling all middle and high school students. There are lots of environmental problems that need solutions, but have you ever thought about creating those solutions yourself? 

What’s your idea? 

Submit an application to the BLAST competition - Building Leadership Around Sustainable Transformation. Not only will you get access to a mentor, but you will also have a chance to win $1000 at a Shark Tank-type competition in October. Prize money may be used to help with project implementation and/or to continue your education. 

Click the Apply button to participate. You may submit your application as an individual or as a team.

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Co-sponsored by the Naperville Environment and Sustainability Task Force (NEST), Accelerate Climate Solutions, and KidsMatter.