YCC Application FAQs
What are the requirements to apply?
I am turning 18 soon. Can I apply?
I am under 18. Can I still participate?
Do I need to provide proof that I have demonstrated leadership on climate change, sustainability, environmental issues and/or environmental justice; that I reside in a community negatively impacted by environmental justice issues and/or disproportionately burdened by pollution or climate impacts or that I identify as part of an underrepresented Group?
Are there tools or resources that can help me in determining if I reside in a community negatively impacted by environmental justice issues and/or disproportionately burdened by pollution or climate impacts?
What are some examples of underrepresented groups?
What is the application process like?
What is the term timeline for the Commissioners?
How will I interact with the Board of Supervisors?
What activities should I expect?
What level of commitment are you looking for?
What are other Commission related activities I will need to attend in addition to the quarterly meetings?
Will I be compensated for attending Commission related activities?
Will meetings be virtual or in person?
Will commission-related activities be in person or virtual?
Will I be reimbursed for Commission-related travel?
How long is the commissioners term?
What is the time commitment?
How will this experience help me?
When is the application due?