Do you have a passion for preserving the natural beauty of our night skies and combating light pollution?
If so, the Australasian Dark Sky Alliance (ADSA) invites you to embark on a unique and fulfilling journey as a Youth Ambassador.
By joining this program, you'll be contributing to the preservation of one of the most beautiful and awe-inspiring aspects of our natural world – the night sky. Becoming a Youth Ambassador for the Australasian Dark Sky Alliance is a fantastic opportunity to make a real impact on the world while developing valuable skills and growing personally.
Why Become a Youth Ambassador?
1. Make a Real Difference: As a Youth Ambassador, you have the opportunity to be at the forefront of the battle against light pollution. You'll work on projects and initiatives that directly contribute to the protection of our night skies. Your efforts can help ensure that future generations can continue to enjoy the wonders of stargazing.
2. Learn and Grow The ADSA Youth Ambassador program is not just about doing good; it's also about personal and professional development. You'll gain valuable skills in leadership, project management, public speaking, and environmental advocacy that will serve you throughout your life.
3. Network with Experts: By joining ADSA as a Youth Ambassador, you'll have the chance to collaborate with experts in the field, including astronomers, environmentalists, and dark sky advocates. This exposure can be incredibly valuable for those considering a career in STEM, environmental conservation, or related fields.
4. Raise Awareness: You'll have the opportunity to engage your peers and communities in discussions about the importance of preserving our night skies. Your role as a Youth Ambassador will empower you to be a positive influence on others and inspire them to take action.
What Does a Youth Ambassador Do?
Youth Ambassadors are involved in a wide range of activities, from organizing events and workshops to conducting research and outreach. Here are some of the responsibilities and tasks you can expect:
How to Get Involved
Getting started as a Youth Ambassador is easy. Head over to the [ADSA Youth Ambassador Program page and find out how to apply.