Reminder….PEYA Applications Due at the End of the Year

peya logoJust a quick reminder to start getting your applications together for the 2011 President’s Environmental Youth Award. All K-12 students in the U.S. and its territories are eligible to apply.

The PEYA program promotes awareness of our nation’s natural resources and encourages positive community involvement. Since 1971, the President of the United States has joined with EPA to recognize young people across the U.S. for protecting our nation’s air, water, land, and ecology. It is one of the most important ways EPA and the Administration demonstrate commitment to environmental stewardship efforts created and conducted by our nation’s young people.

Your project – or one you are sponsoring – could be an award winner.

To find out how to apply visit:  http://www.epa.gov/peya/index.html

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