Stay Stoked Award 2021 for Wayfinders worldwide ($15,000 prize)

Stay Stoked Award 2021 for Wayfinders worldwide ($15,000 prize)

Deadline: July 14, 2021

Applications are open for the Stay Stoked Award 2021. This award is open to all Wayfinders looking to get some financial support for their personal education and development, school efforts, community projects, internships, networking events, etc. connected to addressing the plastic crisis.

Plastic pollution is a big time problem. The Wayfinder Society gives young leaders the tools, guidance and network to meet the challenge and discover new solutions.


They will be awarding a total of $15,000 USD to Stay Stoked Award recipients. Prize minimum is $500 USD, no maximum!

Each winner will also receive:

  • A limited edition Stay Stoked Award winner pin. 
  • Social media coverage on Algalita’s social media channels.
  • The opportunity to contribute to a blog post on the Wayfinder Society website.


To be eligible for the Stay Stoked Award, applying Wayfinders must be:

  • No older than 20 years old on the application deadline.
  • A participating member of Wayfinder Society who has accumulated at least 75 Cairns.
  • Currently working to end plastic pollution in your local community, region, state, or on a national/international scale.

The Stay Stoked Award is open to Wayfinder applicants from anywhere in the world!  


Before applying, note the following:

  • Everything included in your application is considered public information once submitted and you should not include private or privileged information.
  • As an English-speaking team, they currently will only be able to review applications in English. Please let them know if you need assistance with translating this application, or your submission. They will work with you to find a solution!

Click here to apply

For more information, visit Stay Stoked Award.