College Students: Win a scholarship to the annual Summit for Recycling conference

Interested in pursuing a career in sustainable materials management?

Recycle Colorado is seeking candidates for its Future Leaders Program. This scholarship provides funds for college students to attend the 2020 Summit for Recycling virtual conference.

Summit for Recycling
‘Transforming Recycling: Building a Circular Economy in the Rockies’
August 25-26, 2020

Learn about career opportunities in the recycling, materials management and sustainability fields, while connecting with private businesses, local government, nonprofits, and university representatives. The conference agenda includes educational sessions, a variety of subject-matter experts, a business partner showcase, and fun networking events.

To Apply
Candidates studying environmental sciences, sustainability, engineering, marketing or business programs, and related fields, are highly encouraged to apply. Applicants must currently be attending a two- or four-year college or university in Colorado.

If your courses start the week of August 24 or earlier and you can't attend the live webinars, recordings of the sessions will be available after the conference to registered attendees.

Eligible students may visit to fill out the online application. Responses are due by Friday, July 3, at 4:00 PM. Applications will be reviewed by a panel of collegiate and industry representatives. Recipients will be announced by July 24.

About Us
Recycle Colorado is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit association committed to advancing infrastructure, end markets and state and local policies, so that Colorado's waste stream is recycled, composted or diverted to reuse or remanufacturing. Visit for more information.

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