2013 Young Environmentalist Awards Winners

July 4, 2013 at 11:47 AM Leave a comment

ECO-UNESCO Young Environmentalist Awards 2013

Well done to everybody who participated in this year’s YEA!! It was a truly amazing year with all of you carrying out hugely inspiring and important eco action projects. What a fantastic honor to have President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins as our keynote speaker on the day and to award the overall winners with their prizes. Congratulations to everybody who took part this year, the standard was extremely high and it is wonderful to see such inspiring eco-action projects taking place around the island of Ireland.

Click here to see some photographs from the day!

Click here to read the 2013 Shortlisted Projects:
The following are the 2013 ECO-UNESCO Young Environmentalist Awards winners:

Overall Senior Winner (Joint winner)

Mountmellick Community School Laois

Communergy

 

Overall Senior Winner (Joint winner)

ECO UNESCO Peer Education Group Youth Top Gardeners

 

Overall Junior Winner

SAYSWACC, Dublin

Greener together

 

Junior Water Category Winner

Colaiste Pobail Setanta, Dublin

Water Warriors

 

Super Junior Winner (National School Winner)

Scoil Muire Gan Smal Carlow

Planet Pals

 

Senior Biodiversity Category Winner

ECO-UNESCO Peer Education Programme Dublin

#(LFN) #LoveForNature

 

Senior Biodiversity Category Winner

Mercy Secondary School Mounthawk, Kerry

Flutterby Butterfly

 

Senior Climate Change Category Winner

Mountmellick Community School Laois

Communergy

 

Senior Energy Category Winner

Presentation Secondary School Mitchelstown, Cork

Save today. Survive tomorrow

 

Senior Transport Category Winner

St. Louis Secondary School Monaghan

Bicycle Use And Safety

 

Senior Art & Design Category Winner

St Kilian’s German School Dublin

STOMP

 

Senior Waste Category Winner

ECO-UNESCO Peer Education Programme

YTG

 

Senior Waste Category Winner

St Brigid’s Vocational School Loughrea, Co. Galway

Hands On

 

Senior Community Development Category Winner

GAP Ballymun Dublin

Urban Wildlife Garden

 

Senior ECO Enterprise Category Winner

Mean Scoil Mhuire, Roscommon Town

Melting Moments

 

Senior ECO Health & Wellbeing Category Winner

ECO-UNESCO ECO-Youth Choices

XHALE

 

Junior Transport Category Winner

Ennistymon Vocational School, Clare

More Walking, Less driving

 

Junior Art & Design Category Winner

St. Dominic’s Grammar School, Belfast

Reducing Waste with Great Taste

 

Junior ECO Community Development Category Winner

SAYSWACC Dublin

Greener Together

 

Junior ECO Enterprise Category Winner

Avondale Community College Wicklow

The Water Sentinel

 

Junior ECO Health & Wellbeing Category Winner

Our Lady and St. Patrick’s College Belfast

ECO Revolution

 

Junior Water Category Winner

Colaiste Pobail Setanta Clonee, Dublin

Water Warriors

 

Junior Waste Category Winner

Drumcree College, Craigavon, Co. Armagh

Don’t be Trashy, Recycle

 

The People’s Choice

St. Brigid’s National School Wexford

Our Future 2020

 

ECO Leader

Olivia O’Brien

Presentation Secondary School Thurles

 

ECO-Alu Art & Design Category Winner

O’Fiaich College, Dundalk

Crocodile Dundalk

 

Grow Award

ECO-UNESCO Peer Education Programme Dublin

Grasstonbury

 

Local To Global Award

Portmarnock Community School

Making A Difference

 

Waste Matchers Award

Scoil Naomh Therese, Cork

Christmas Leftovers

 

IEN Biodiversity Award

Meanscoil san Nicolas & St. Augustine’s College, Waterford

Enhanced Characteristics of the Native Dark Honeybee

 

Most Innovative Group Award

Presentation Secondary School, Thurles

Generation Green

 

Most Passionate Project Award

Clara Youth Reach

Wheeling in the Years

 

Best Display

ECO-UNESCO Peer Education Programme Dublin

Love the Trees

 

Highly Commended

Ballinrobe Community School, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo

Plashouse

 

Eureka Secondary School, Kells, Co. Meath

Saving Energy

 

Villiers Secondary School, Co. Limerick

The Garden

 

Teresian School, Donnybrook, Dublin

Ecook Book

 

St. Brigid’s Vocational School, Loughrea, Co. Galway

Every Drop Counts

 

St Thomas the Apostle NS, Rosegreen, Cashel, Co. Tipperary

Butt Out; What Effect does Tobacco have on Living Things?

 

Mary Immaculate Secondary School, Lisdoonvarna

Has the Sea an Affect on the Turloughs of North Clare

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