The Young Ecopreneurs in Sustainability (YES) Program is an exploratory program that introduces high school sophomores and juniors (15 -18) to emerging career opportunities in energy production, conservation and management.
YES prepares its participants for their senior “launch year, through hands-on, real-world learning experiences that integrate standards-based classroom curriculum with interactive field exercises facilitated by leading entrepreneurs, innovative visionaries, and professional technicians.
YES targets youth who lack exposure to positive role models or direct access to emerging green technologies that will eventually render traditional energy sources of today obsolete.
Ecopreneurs are challenged to develop creative, forward-thinking solutions that raise environmental consciousness, accelerates the adoption of green technology and resource conservation best practices in their respective communities. Click here to apply.