Sound Development of the Next Generation Education

AEON Eco-1 Grand Prix

The program recognizes ecological activities carried out by high school students nationwide, and provides a forum for them to present their activities and results.
Theme Ecology (Global Warming or Biodiversity, etc.)
Application qualifications All senior high schools in Japan are eligible. Each high school may submit one or more activities carried out in classes or school clubs.
Evaluation First round: Evaluation based on Activities Report Sheet submitted by school
Second round: First-round winners will present their activities in each region
Panel of judges Mr. C.W. Nicol (writer, adventurer and naturalist)
Mr. Takejiro Sueyoshi (Special Advisor to United Nations Environmental Programme)
Prizes ◆Prime Minister's Prize・・・1,000,000 yen
◆Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology's Prize・・・500,000 yen
◆Minister of the Environment Prize・・・500,000 yen
◆Judge's Special Prize・・・300,000 yen
◆"Eco-Ring" Prize・・・100,000 yen

Panel of judges

  • Mr. Takejiro Sueyoshi
    Mr. Takejiro Sueyoshi
    Special Advisor to United Nations Environment Programme
  • Mr. C.W. Nicol
    Mr. C.W. Nicol
    Writer, adventurer and naturalist
  • Ms. Nao Minamisawa
    Ms. Nao Minamisawa
    Actress, Eco-1 Grand Prix PR Ambassador