Does this inspire you to do something? Let us know and you could win a prize! (some kids’ actions)

Eco-hero Awards, 2011


Ages 8 to 13

Erik Uebelacker, First Place, Age 8, Bel Air, Maryland , U.S.A. – A Book for Butterflies

Cameron Oliver, First Place, Age 12, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Save the Camel Campaign

Adeline Tiffanie Suwana, First Place, Age 12, Kelapa Gading Permai, Indonesia – Saving Indonesia

Max Kesselman, Honorable Mention, Age 10, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.- Birthday Cleanup Bash

Kevin Huo, Honorable Mention, Age 10, Foster City, California, U.S.A. – Bus Art for Nature

Samantha Muscarella, Honorable Mention, Age 10, Farmingdale, New York, U.S.A. – Clean Up and Recycling Programs

Ages 14 to 16

Otana Jakpor, First Place, Age 15, Riverside, California, U.S.A. – Air Purifiers and Pollution

Sam Levin, First Place, Age 15, New Marlborough, Massachusetts, U.S.A. – High School Food Garden

Adarsha Shivakumar, Age 15 & Apoorva Rangan, Age 14, Pleasant Hill, California, U.S.A., First Place – Biofuel for India

Clay McMullen, Second Place, Age 14, Chesterland, Ohio, U.S.A. – Wetlands Education Team (WET)

Dakota Palacio, Second Place, Age 15, Kannapolis, North Carolina, U.S.A. – Youth-driven Conservation and Community Service

Chitranshu Tewari,Second Place, Age 15, Bihar, India – Student Eco-clubs

Matthew Erickson, Honorable Mention, Age 16, Red Bank, New Jersey, U.S.A. – Energy-saving Light Bulb Project

Brenda Mejane, Honorable Mention, Age 14, Buea, Cameroon – Keep Buea Clean

Ryan Morgan, Honorable Mention, Age 16, Moscow, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. – Project Greenlight

Max Ozimek, Honorable Mention, Age 14, Strongsville, Ohio, U.S.A. – Solar Ovens for Uganda

Sean Russell, Honorable Mention, Age 16, Sarasota, Florida, U.S.A. – Saving Marine Life from Fishing Lines

Reza Tjahjono, Honorable Mention, Age 16, Baten, Indonesia – Organic Waste and Compost Project

Severn Suzuki addressing the U.N. Earth Summit in Rio de Janiero, 1992.

13yr old Solar Panel Developer

What Kids are Doing