The Volvo Adventure - in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme -
is an educational programme that rewards environmental activities and the decision-makers of the future.
To enter, you
form a team of 2 to 5 members aged 13 to 16 years and perform an environmental project in your local community. You submit
the project via our online submission tool before January 31st 12pm, 2009 deadline (CET).
Projects are judged during February
/ March and the best projects are selected for an all expenses paid trip to Göteborg, Sweden where they can win: 1st place
= 10,000 USD, 2nd = 6,000 USD and 3rd = 4,000 USD.
See the registration details and guidelines for more information.
YesBC is an incentive reward/scholarship program designed to directly engage BC students
in environmental sustainability initiatives. This innovative new program for students (K – 12) will launch in
School District 61 (Greater Victoria) as a pilot project in the fall of 2008.