Grades of Green is currently accepting applications for its prestigious 2015-16 Youth Corps Eco-Leadership Program. The Grades of Green Youth Corps Eco-Leadership Program is a committed group of selected students actively caring for the environment by creating and implementing a yearlong Grades of Green Project in their school or community. This team receives regular guidance and leadership training from passionate Grades of Green staff and supportive peer network of fellow Youth Corps students. Students become inspired to help the environment and empowered when they see their actions spark change. Check out the 2014-15 Youth Corps students and all they accomplished here. Interested in green actions like banning Styrofoam, diverting tons of waste, creating green clubs, and more? Then the Youth Corps is the place for you! If you have a passion for the environment and want to make a difference in your school and communities, apply today! Students in grades 2-12 from Southern California are welcome to apply. Applications will be accepted until September 11th 2015.