The Young Environmentalist Competition is a new competition organised and promoted by Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland. The Rotary Club of Aylesbury Hundreds, your local Rotary Club, covering Aylesbury and the surrounding villages is arranging local heats and is looking to encourage entries to at three age levels ranging from 7 to 17.


There are three stages to the competition, each designed to support and encourage the development of photographic skills. Some stages may have more than one round.

Who can take part?


The competition is open to all schools and college communities and those who are home educated, along with any other young peoples’ community organisations, for example, community RotaKids, community Interact, Scout Groups, Girl Guides.


There are three age groups:


Junior:                         7 to 10 years old

Intermediate:            11 to 13 years old

Senior:                      14 to 17 years old

How to Enter

Entrants are required to complete an entry form and submit it along with their photographs, to the local stage organiser by 1st December 2020

The project is to be presented in the student’s or group’s chosen format.


These could include:

  • Written and illustrated submissions

  • Photographic or artistic presentations

  • Audio or video reports

  • A tangible product such as an App for smart phone

  • Interactive conversations or creative movement


Written reports should be well illustrated and be no more than 1000 words long.


Poster displays should be A3 or A4 size in colour or black and white with images and text.

Please send to: 

Good Luck!

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