What is your story with nature?


The stories of all heroes around the world must be shared and heard! It is time to hear your story!

So are you ready to join the adventure?


Tell us about your adventures and things that you have done as a volunteer

to save nature and to make our environment better!


What can your story be about?

Some examples of the topics that you could have done your voluntary work about are biodiversity, planting trees, collecting litter, waste minimization, conserving natural areas, saving water, raising awareness on nature conservation, computer games etc.

We are waiting to hear about your volunteering experiences!


Who can enter the competition?


Our competition is open for all heroes, that save nature and have a story to share, among the age of 13 and 18 and live in one of the European Union member or candidate countries.

You can join the competition as:

  • an individual;
  • a group;
  • a school class or club;
  • part of a youth group/club;
  • other


I am ready! How do I apply?


1-You need to click and fill this form in ENGLISH and send us your story (max 300 words). Application form link: https://goo.gl/forms/TBkyjOMI3XPLGDGh2

2-  It is time to share a photo/ picture or video about your experience at our Facebook Page.

Do not forget to tell us when, where and why was it taken J We are curious!

3- Also please send the photo/ picture or video to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. indicating also your name and surname and title of your story .


If you have any questions you can write in ENGLISH to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

When is the final application date?


Applications can be sent until the end of 25th November 2016, Friday at the latest.

Are there any prices?


If your story is chosen, you are invited to participate (accompanied by an adult) in the Closure Event of Raise Project in Turkey in January 2017. Moreover; you can attend to an enjoyable trip to the protected areas in Tukey: in Antalya (Termessos), Isparta (Golcuk Natural Park), Burdur ( Lake Burdur) and get a surprise book-set. Food and accomodation (excluding per diem, personal expenses, health insurance and visa costs) in Turkey will be covered and up to 200 Euro of the travel expenses for each of the chosen person and the accompanying adult will be covered by the Project.

Finally, all of the stories will be published at the internet site of Raise Youth Project.


What are the criteria for selection?

We are looking for ideas which:

·         are ambitious and inspiring;

·         are innovative and orginal;

·         are sustainable and effective ;

·         engage with other members of your school or community;

·         can be taken forward to make a real difference.


Terms and conditions

Please read the full terms and conditions for the competition.

What is Raise Youth Project about?

RAISE promotes volunteering for environment, makes non-formal education more attractive to youth especially in the framework of environmental issues, enhances the preservation of protected areas and environment, develops new curriculum on environmental education for youth and promotes the culture of active citizenship.


Are you interested? Find out more!

Visit our web site: http://www.raiseyouth.com/en/

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