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Young, Gifted & Green 40 Under 40 Awards

September 29, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

September 29, 2022 | 6:00 PM-7:30 PM
Private Location, Washington, DC
Email info@blackmillennials4flint.org to request VIP Access Code

About the Young, Gifted & Green 40 Under 40 Awards
Young, Gifted & Green 40 under 40 is an annual list of Black, Latinx (non-white presenting*), and Indigenous environmental justice leaders under the age of 40 from across the U.S. who are grappling with complex solutions to solve the Climate Crisis and dismantle Environmental Racism. Nominees  include educators, scientists, artists, policymakers, healthcare/public health professionals, faith-based leaders, mental health professionals, birth workers, farmers, social-justice advocates/activists, storytellers, journalists, entrepreneurs, technologists, chefs, clean-energy gurus, social media influencers — any individual making a major difference in environment justice.

“Non-white presenting” Latinx nominees reflect those individuals who do not benefit from white privilege and have historically been discriminated against due to anti-blackness and wrongful anti-indigenous practices. 

Eligibility
Nominees must fully identify as Black, Latinx (non-white presenting) and Indigenous leaders under the age of 40 (NOT excluding youth).
Nominees should reflect Black Millennials 4 Flint’s Core Values:
1) Community
2) Education,
3) Black & Latinx Lives,
4) Equity
5)  A #LeadFreeUSA.

Nominees should exemplify extraordinary service and community impact as it relates to environmental justice work specifically in historically disenfranchised communities.

Nominations/Selection Process
Nominees must fully identify as Black, Latinx (non-white presenting) and Indigenous leaders under the age of 40 (NOT excluding youth). A panel of reviewers will review all nominations submitted.

The deadline for nominations is September 12, 2022.
Selected nominees will be contacted by September 16, 2022.

EMAILED NOMINATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. 

Details

Date:
September 29, 2022
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm