Redesigning Our Future Application

To apply for the National Environmental Summit for High School Students, please submit the information form below and a nonrefundable $15 application fee as soon as possible to indicate your interest and reserve a place at the Summit. 

You will also need to submit one recommendation from a guidance counselor or teacher.  You will find the downloadable form below the application.

If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact us at or by phone at 704-637-4791.

Fields marked as '*' are mandatory.

Personal Information

School Information

If homeschooled, please enter homeschooled in the Name of High School field and use your home address.

All participants in Redesigning Our Future must be 14-17 years of age by the time of the Summit.


Download the recommendation form

Financial aid will be made available to selected applicants until such funds are exhausted.  Would you like to be considered for assistance?

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The student portion of the Summit tuition is $490. Apply by May 1st for a $90 discount.

This covers most of the cost of meals and lodging for the 5-day/4-night Summit. The generous contributions of our sponsors help us to meet the remaining costs of staffing, programming, speakers, etc. A shuttle to and from Charlotte-Douglas Airport and the Salisbury Train Depot will be provided. All other transportation costs are the responsibility of the student.

You will be notified by email of your acceptance to the Summit once your application materials and fee have been received and reviewed by our Acceptance Committee. Deposit is due within 15 days of the acceptance email being sent. (Your deposit is refundable before June 1.) Additional health and permission forms will be emailed to you and need to be returned as soon as possible. Please note that proof of a current (within a year of July 7) physical is required in order to attend the Summit. FINAL PAYMENT is due July 3rd. A limited amount of funds is available for Financial Assistance.

Download Financial Assistance Request Form here:

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Dates to Remember:

Final tuition payment due: July 3rd

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Thank you for your interest in Redesigning Our Future:  A National Environmental Summit for High School Students. We look forward to meeting you in July.