Does your school have what it takes to become this year’s Marine Ambassador School?
Applications have now closed for the Marine Ambassador Programme 2022, applicants will be contact shortly.
The role of the Ambassador School is to inspire, educate and be a leading example to other schools working on the Global Citizenship Marine Environment theme of Green-Schools. This year, we are looking for a motivated Secondary School Green-Schools Committee with enthusiasm and commitment to promote environmental action.
Why become a Marine Ambassador School?
Does your school have ambitious students with an interest in the Marine Environment? Do your students want to make a difference and educate their peers on important environmental issues? Then apply today and be part of making the Green-Schools programme a continued success!
- Become part of a group of talented and ambitious students with a passion for protecting our planet
- Engage with other Green-Schools across the country
- Gain hands-on experience with public speaking
- Receive a certificate of participation
- Gain new skills to add to your CV
This year, the Marine Ambassador School will:
- Take part in an interactive training day
- Take part in a beach workshop (learn about coastal biodiversity, marine litter and carry out a beach clean)
- Be given access to environmental documentaries through the Marine Film Club
- Present to students at the National Marine Conference in April 2023
- Write an article for the Green-Schools newsletter and website
- Run a social media page that will be advertised to all schools working on the GC Marine Environment theme
- Take part in the Young Reporter’s for the Environment international environmental journalism competition
- Help create a video to celebrate Green-Schools 25th Anniversary
The Green-Schools co-ordinators and/or support teachers will also receive simultaneous support and training.
How to apply:
The programme is open to all secondary schools working on the Global Citizenship Marine Environment theme in the 2022-2023 academic year. Applications have now closed for the Marine Ambassador Programme 2022, applicants will be contacted shortly.