Application for the 2019 Youth in Permaculture ​Prize
sponsored by Abundant Earth Foundation

To recognize and honor extraordinary efforts of young people around the world who are using permaculture to help regenerate the planet, Abundant Earth Foundation is proud to offer the second Youth in Permaculture Prize.
In partnership with Permaculture magazine’s Prize.
Specifications:

Main Prize is £3,000 and £1000 for two runners up.
Application Due Date June 30th, 2019.
Prizes to be awarded in October of 2019.

The lead person of the project must be 25 years or younger.
Applicants may apply from anywhere in the world.
(If the lead person will be over the age of 25 by December 31, 2019, please apply instead for the Permaculture magazine Prize)

Please keep each answer short. Numbers under box represent total number of character per response.

Name of the lead person applying: (required)

Age of applicant: (required)

Name of project or organization. (Awards may be given to an individual, but to be used for a specific project)

Please summarize your proposal in two to three sentences:

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Your Email (required)

Your Address

Name and contact information of legal guardian if applicant is under the age of 18:

Website and/or social media, such as Facebook, Instagram, or other social media platforms?

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What is your primary language?

Do you need language translation help for English?

If this is a group project, how many people will be involved?

What is the range of ages of the participants in the project?

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What other groups do you work with? (Organizations, schools, churches, universities, permaculture groups, etc)

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Is there a legal structure to the organization, business model, or non-profit status?
(It is fine if not, but if so, please list.)

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At what age did you start doing permaculture? How were you introduced to it? What training have you had?

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Project Summary:

What are the main goals of the project or organization?

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When did it start?

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What have you accomplished so far?

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How is your project unique?

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Who are the main ones benefiting so far?

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What do you want it to look like in 5 years?

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What are the main lessons you have learned so far from your project?

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How do you plan to share what you learn with others?

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How do you incorporate the 3 main Ethics of Permaculture - Earth Care, People Care and Fair Share - and its main Principles into your work?

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What are the unique challenges you face? Are they related to geography, climate, economic support, or other social or environmental challenges?

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How would this award help you to overcome these challenges and move forward with your efforts?

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What other forms of support would you benefit from? (Networking, mentoring, training support, travel, educational materials, etc.)

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Do you have a short video promoting your project? If so, please provide link.
(Not necessary for the application. Only if available.)

Here's some extra space to share any other thoughts or information you think we should know about.

Number of characters left for your reply: 1500

Do you have any questions for the Abundant Earth Foundation and the Youth in Permaculture Prize?

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Do you, and your legal guardian if under the age of 18, give permission to the Abundant Earth Foundation and its associates to use the information provided in this application for educational, promotional, and research purposes through websites and other forms of distribution?

Thank you for your application, and the work you are doing.

Abundant Earth Foundation is a small team of permaculture philanthropists and activists who believe that by supporting each other and pooling our resources we can create a world that provides a more just, dignified, and inclusive future for all beings through environmental and social projects aimed at regenerating and healing the planet.

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