Ages 15-18 •
London OR Live Online
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The Young Environmentalist Summer Experience gives students aged 15-18 a 360-degree, fully-immersive experience of working as an environmentalist in London.
Over the course of 15 days, students aged 15-18 will have some of the most prestigious experiences of environmentalism that one can imagine: designing your own advocacy campaign on a key environmental issue for a world-renowned NGO; constructing your own green city at a sustainable architectural firm; and experiencing pioneering conservation work at the Royal Botanical Gardens and the ZSL London Zoo.
Also available on the Summer Experience are immersive visits to a ground-breaking EnviroTech firm, the engineering megastructure – the Thames Barrier, and the London School of Economics.
Join us for a life-changing experience that will serve as an outstanding differentiator on your university application form and set you up for a future as a successful environmentalists.
DAY 1 – ENTER THE SUMMER EXPERIENCE
DAY 2 – SOCIO-ECONOMIC SUSTAINABILITY
DAY 3 – ENTER THE NGO
DAY 4 – ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
DAY 5 – ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY: POLICYMAKING
DAY 6 –THE URBAN PLANNER
DAY 7 –THE SUSTAINABILITY OFFICER
DAY 8 –THE ECOLOGIST
DAY 9 –THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANT
DAY 10 –THE FUTURE OF ENVIRONMENTALISM
DAY 11 –CAREERMAX
DAY 12 – ENTER LSE
DAY 13 – GRADUATE RECRUITMENT: APPLICATIONS & INTERVIEWS
DAY 14 – GRADUATE RECRUITMENT: ASSESSMENT CENTRES
DAY 15 – PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN: YOUR NEXT STEPS
AfternoonThe Summer Experience Begins
*exact programme subject to change without notice
MorningVisit a Leading Environmental NGO
AfternoonThe Aspiring Advocate
MorningBecome the Scientist: Visit a Pioneering Research Institute
AfternoonBecome the Consultant: Mitigating National Climate Damage
MorningBecome the Policymaker: A National Disaster
AfternoonCareer Coaching: How to Build a Successful Environmental Career
MorningVisit a Leading Sustainable Urban Planning Firm
AfternoonTrend Setting Design: Construct Your City
MorningVisit an Engineering Megastructure: The Thames Barrier
AfternoonThe Thames Estuary 2100 Plan
MorningVisit the Royal Botanical Gardens
AfternoonVisit the ZSL London Zoo
MorningEnvironmental Consulting: The Trials and Tribulations of Implementing Sustainability
AfternoonA Greener Future
MorningVisit an Innovative EnviroTech
AfternoonPrivate Networking Event
MorningWelcome to University!
AfternoonStep into the Shoes of a Student
MorningEnter the Assessment Centre
AfternoonThe Group Exercise
MorningPersonal Development Plan
DAY 1 – ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY: RESEARCH
DAY 2 – ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY: POLICYMAKING
DAY 3 - SOCIO-ECONOMIC SUSTAINABILITY
DAY 4 – ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCACY
DAY 5 – THE FUTURE OF ENVIRONMENTALISM AND PRIVATE NETWORKING
DAY 6 –CAREERMAX
DAY 7 – ENTER UNIVERSITY
DAY 8 – GRADUATE RECRUITMENT: APPLICATIONS & INTERVIEWS
DAY 9 – GRADUATE RECRUITMENT: ASSESSMENT CENTRES
DAY 10 – PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN: YOUR NEXT STEPS
MorningThe Summer Experience Begins
AfternoonBecome the Researcher
MorningBecome the Consultant: Mitigating National Climate Damage
AfternoonBecome the Policymaker: A National Disaster
MorningInside the Environmental NGO
MorningThe Future of Environmentalism
AfternoonCareer Coaching and Private Networking Event
The Summer Experience is for students aged 15-18 and you do not require any prior knowledge. The London Experience will begin on 22nd July 2022. You can choose to attend for either days 1-5, days 1-10 or days 1-15. You can add accommodation, meals and transfers if you wish to. Listed on the table below is a breakdown of the pricing options and what is included. (There is an alternative 'Live Online' version of the experience which you can attend for either 5 or 10 days which will begin on 12th August 2022.)
Click "Register Now" to book your place. Alternatively, if you wish to pay by instalments please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information and we shall send you an invoice for a 50% deposit: student's name; date and length of summer experience; whether you want accommodation or not.
22nd July - 5th August 2022
UCL, University of Oxford, and other locations
Garden Halls (University of London)London, WC1H 9EN
College Hall (University of London)London, WC1E 7HZ
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12th August - 21st August 202211am - 4:00pm (UK time)
In the unlikely event that the in-person programme is completely cancelled because of Covid-19 then students will receive a refund. We have never yet had to cancel a London summer experience, having successfully delivered programmes during the summers of 2020 and 2021, with strict social distancing and excellent feedback. We shall of course adhere to all Covid-related government guidelines in place at the time of the programme and keep student safety as the highest priority.
If you pay via credit because you postponed a previous booking then the credit note will be reissued to you in full.
If you are trying to register and the registration box is not appearing it is likely because of firewall restrictions on your desktop device. You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email email@example.com with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.