Apply for the Native Youth Climate Adaptation Leadership Congress

Join students from across the country to discuss climate adaptation and related environmental issues impacting Native peoples. The mission of the Native Youth Climate Adaptation and Leadership Congress (NYCALC) is to develop future conservation leaders with the skills, knowledge, and tools to address environmental change and conservation challenges to better serve their schools and home communities.

2023 NYCALC DATES: June 25 - June 30th (July 1st is a travel day)

MENTORS: PLEASE HAVE FULL LIST OF APPLYING STUDENTS PRIOR TO FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION.

Only teams composed of a minimum of 3 to a maximum of 5 students will be accepted from a single community. All students will fill an application out individually.

HAVE A QUESTION? Please check out our Frequently Asked Question sheet: Click Here

Or you may contact nycalc@nmwildlife.org / (505) 299-5404.

Time commitment: 2 hours to apply / 1 week, if selected
Sponsoring organization(s): U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs, U.S. Forest Service, and New Mexico Wildlife Federation.
Link to learn more: https://www.nycalc.org/apply
Solution Area:
Adaptation & Resilience
Buildings
Climate Justice
Education
Energy
Finance & Economy
Food & Agriculture
Forests
Governance & Leadership
Land Use & Restoration
Mental Health & Mindfulness
Public Health
Storytelling & Art
Transportation
Tribal & Indigenous
Waste Prevention
Youth
Listing created Jan 6, 2023