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Net Impact Programs
Net Impact Programs

Net Impact programs offer ways for our community to take tangible steps toward a more just and sustainable world

Circular Plastics Challenge

A case competition seeking innovative solutions to keep plastics in the economy and out of the environment.

  • Teams of undergraduates, graduates, and professionals
  • $10,000 Grand Prize 
  • Exclusive Career and Networking Opportunities with Sustainability Professionals
  • December 2023: Challenge opens
  • March 8, 2024: Early submission deadline
  • Week of March 18: Virtual Networking Event
  • March 29, 2024: Final submission deadline
  • April 8 - May 3, 2024: Mentorship period for finalist teams
  • Week of May 6, 2024: Virtual Final Showcase  
Circular Plastics Challenge

Up to Us Leadership Bootcamp

Applications Closed

The Up to Us Leadership Bootcamp is an all-expenses-paid, weekend-long leadership workshop in Washington D.C. on February 23 - 25 2024.  Join the Spring 2024 Leadership Training Bootcamp to build your leadership capacity and host a community action event!

Leadership Bootcamp

Up to Us Campus Competition

Fall 2024 Interest Form is Live

Receive training and funds to run tailored campaigns that educate your campus community about the long-term national debt and fiscal policy. 

  • Undergraduates & Graduates in the US
  • Get $400 in campaign funding to design and implement your own engagement campaign. Campaign Management, leadership development, and peer-to-peer networking.
  • Fall 2024 Interest Form is live
Up to Us Comp Program

Net Impact Climate Ambassadors

Program Closed

Get certified as a Net Impact Climate Ambassador to learn and teach the highest leverage points for climate action.

  • Undergrad, Grad, and Professionals
  • Access to climate advocacy community, exclusive events, certification
  • Course runs July 1 - August 19 (8 weeks)
Climate Interactive Overview

Regenerative Economy Events Series

Series Concluded

Join this interactive series to explore what it means to be regenerative in response to the many global challenges we face. You'll have opportunities to learn, connect with the Net Impact community, and take action to build a more regenerative world.

Regenerative Economy