ResourceSmart Schools of the Future Challenge and Competition 2021

Last updated: 9 June 2021

The ResourceSmart Schools of the Future Challenge 2021 is a fun, educational activity where students can create and share their visions for a sustainable future.

The Challenge is open to all Victorian schools and provides an opportunity for a high degree of student engagement, drawing on student voice and vision.

Students will have a lot of fun completing the challenge, while gaining valuable experience in futures thinking and action planning techniques.

The Challenge is suitable for all students from P to 12 and great for Student Action Teams.

Complete the Challenge then enter the Competition, to go into the draw, to win one of 15 $1,000 cash prizes to assist your school’s sustainability journey.

What do you need to run the Challenge?

The 3 sessions are ready to go and can be completed all at once or one at a time. You don’t need to be a ResourceSmart School to complete the Challenge.

Enter the Competition and win $1000 for your school, ending soon!

ResourceSmart Schools who have completed the Challenge can go into the draw to win one of the 15 $1000 cash prizes available.

Steps to enter:

  1. Ensure that your school is an active ResourceSmart School. To join, sign up at the ResourceSmart Schools website, or to restart contact us at schools@sustainability.vic.gov.au
  2. Complete the Challenge then submit your entry to the Competition by 11:00 pm on Thursday 24 June 2021. Simply enter your school's details and upload images of your outputs from the third session of the Challenge.
  3. If you supply any images that include recognisable faces of students or staff, please complete the Adult release form (Word, 56 kB) or Child release form (Word, 57 kB).
  4. Read the Competition terms and conditions of entry.

Important dates

Competition opens: 27 April 2021

Competition closes: 11:00 pm, 24 June 2021

Winners announced: 25 June 2021

We will notify winners by email, and a team member will be in touch to arrange prize distribution. Winners will also be announced on our ResourceSmart Schools page.

Further information

Contact:

ResourceSmart Schools team 03 8626 8844 schools@sustainability.vic.gov.au