Apply by Aug. 22nd to The National Environmental Youth Advisory Council


The National Environmental Youth Advisory Council (NEYAC) is an exciting new opportunity for young people between the ages of 16-29. This group of passionate young leaders from across the country will provide advice and recommendations on environmental issues directly to the head of the EPA. 

We encourage anyone and everyone to apply – this committee is meant to be by youth and for youth.

The NEYAC will include sixteen members, and anyone can apply themselves or nominate someone else. Selected applicants who become members are appointed to NEYAC for a two-year term.


  1. You must be a U.S. citizen 16-29 years of age to serve on the committee. All applicants must be between 16-29 on August 22, 2023
  2. You must demonstrate notable commitment to environmental issues. This could be a focus on environmental issues in school, or involvement in a meaningful community project or club, or another kind of environmental interest!
  3. You must be able to contribute at least 10 to 15 hours per month to NEYAC’s activities. This time commitment will include attending meetings and developing recommendations and reports to EPA and EPA’s Administrator.

Follow this link for more details and to apply: