This contest by Greening Forward will increase the exposure of passionate young people and the environmental issues they care about. Two 1st place winners will receive $150 each, and four 2nd place winners will receive $50 each. In addition, all submissions will have a chance to be featured on their blog, which provides opportunities for networking and drawing attention to important topics. Blogs must be at least 500 words in length and the content must relate to an environmental issue and/or youth’s involvement in those issues. 22 years is the maximum age for writers entering the contest.