ECO2school's World Changers Career Pathways Scholarship engages the next generation of problem solvers and creative thinkers to apply themselves to positive solutions to the climate challenge.
World Changers is a merit-based scholarship for graduating seniors who have engaged in community projects with measurable carbon dioxide emission reductions. A strong applicant will be able to clearly articulate their leadership in both planning and organizing activities that tangibly reduce greenhouse gas emissions here in Sonoma County.
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Applications for 2019-20 School Year due date May 22th.
Questions? Contact the ECO2school team at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 707-525-1665 x119.
2018-19 School Year:
Celeste Chavez-Hernandez- Casa Grande High School
Project: As President of Casa's Environmental Club, implemented various Cut Your Carbon activities with about 15 tons of CO2 saved over 2 years.
Caitlin Grace & Dominique Garzoli- Santa Rosa High School
Project: Implemented carbon-reduction events and school activities over their 3 year involvement with the Eco Club on campus.
Solana Jolly- Windsor High School
Project: Over four years as a climate activist on campus, Solana reduced over 11 tons of CO2, reached thousands of students, and implemented Green Week during her senior year.
Eleanor Jaffe- Analy High School
Project: As a climate activist in 350.org's Youth v. Apocalypse fellowship, Eleanor wrote and delivered speeches throughout Sonoma County inspiring her fellow students and community members to confront climate change from personal, community, and policy avenues.
2017-18 School Year:
Geena Espinoza- Santa Rosa High School
Project: Implemented ECO2school Challenge for 3 years in a row as President of Eco Club. Total carbon savings calculated at over 2 tons. (see project description here)
Delaney Miller & Emily Gassaway- Windsor High School
Project: Helped organize Green Week with carbon saving activities everyday including Walk and Roll day, No idling day, and Cocoa for Carpools. Saved 852 pounds of carbon during their Green Week. (see project description here)