Nominate a young environmental hero for a $5,000 Barron Prize

barron_prizeThe Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes invites nominations for its 2015 awards. The Barron Prize celebrates inspiring, public-spirited young people ages 8 to 18 who have made a significant positive difference to people and our environment. Each year, fifteen winners each receive a $5,000 cash award to support their service work or higher education. Half of each year’s winners are chosen for their work to protect the environment. Annual nomination deadline is April 15. For more information and to access our online application, visit