We are excited to announce the winners of the Youth Step Up Challenge, a climate competition to galvanize youth-driven climate solutions led by Our Climate and The YEARS Project. The winners receive a $5,000 grand prize and a trip to share their solutions with world leaders at California’s Global Action Summit in September.
1st Place: Michael Wong of Oakland, California for his team’s innovative light motion sensor to combat energy waste.
2nd Place: Kayla Soren of Louisville, Kentucky for the International Student Environmental Coalition to connect global youth working for climate justice.
3rd Place: Katy Swiere of Orange, Texas for climate-friendly school meals.Share This