Becoming an Earth Prize Mentor is a unique opportunity for university students to share and expand their knowledge on environmental sustainability and entrepreneurship, by advising Participants in The Earth Prize, a $200,000 global youth environmental sustainability competition for students between the ages of 13 and 19.
Mentors will contribute to the development of students’ innovative project proposals by offering them guidance on their ideas and answering their questions.
The mentoring will
take place between
September 1st, 2022 and
January 31st, 2023.
The mentoring will take place virtually, through The Earth Prize platform.
Mentors will spend about an hour a week
on The Earth Prize platform, answering
questions from participants relating
to mentors’ fields of expertise and interest,
and providing advice on student
The Earth Prize mentoring
is open to all university students
who are passionate about
sustainability and entrepreneurship
and looking for an opportunity to
share their knowledge.
in it for you?
The Earth Prize Mentors of the Year.
Following the successful first edition of The Earth Prize 2022 and a fantastic experience with our Mentors, The Earth Prize 2023 will now recognize three mentors with The Earth Prize Mentor of the Year award. The three best mentors, as voted by the competition’s Participants, will receive a $5,000 prize each.
Opportunity to grow your network.
Mentors who demonstrate the highest level of engagement will become part of The Earth Prize Alumni, a community of inspiring individuals and organizations offering mentorship, networking, internships, and professional placement opportunities.
Boost your CV.
Mentoring for The Earth Prize offers an excellent opportunity to develop and showcase transferable skills such as project management, problem-solving, and consulting. Each Mentor will receive a certificate upon completion.
Expand your knowledge.
All Mentors will have access to The Earth Prize learning platform featuring online materials on environmental issues, interviews with activists and social entrepreneurs, and real-world practical skill training on how to effect change.
Make an impact.
Joining The Earth Prize as a Mentor will allow you to actively contribute to projects striving to make a positive impact on the environment and to serve as a role model for younger students, inspiring them to become future changemakers.