AFTER WYSE

After successful completion of the Washington Youth Summit on the Environment, National Youth Delegates become a part of the WYSE Alumni Community. This opens up opportunities for more involvement in WYSE and benefits in the college admissions process. 

AFTER WYSE

After successful completion of the Washington Youth Summit on the Environment, National Youth Delegates become a part of the WYSE Alumni Community. This opens up opportunities for more involvement in WYSE and benefits in the college admissions process. 

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS

Upon the successful completion of the WYSE program, all students will receive information on how to access their college credit. Students will be contacted in the fall following the program with instructions on how to order their academic transcript from George Mason University.

In addition, all WYSE students receive an application fee waiver when applying to George Mason University. Students who choose to attend George Mason are also eligible for a special scholarship only for WYSE students, and many students get the opportunity to work as an intern in our office year-round as we prepare for the Summit.

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS

Upon the successful completion of the WYSE program, all students will receive information on how to access their college credit. Students will be contacted in the fall following the program with instructions on how to order their academic transcript from George Mason University.

In addition, all WYSE students receive an application fee waiver when applying to George Mason University. Students who choose to attend George Mason are also eligible for a special scholarship only for WYSE students, and many students get the opportunity to work as an intern in our office year-round as we prepare for the Summit.

ACCESS MY COLLEGE CREDIT

If you have successfully completed WYSE and have received your email from the program with your George Mason University Student ID, you have access to your official transcript. Click the button below and enter your Student ID to request a copy of your transcript.

APPLY TO MASON

George Mason University is setting the gold standard for the modern, public university. Its dynamic culture and innovative academic programs prepare Mason’s hard-working students for 21st century careers. Its commitment to teaching excellence combines with cutting-edge research that enriches the academic experience and is literally changing the world. Mason is affordable, yet offers high value. Ideally located in the National Capital region, students enjoy terrific cultural experiences and access to the most sought-after internships and employers in the country. 

ACCESS MY COLLEGE CREDIT

If you have successfully completed WYSE and have received your email from the program with your George Mason University Student ID, you have access to your official transcript. Click the button below and enter your Student ID to request a copy of your transcript. 

APPLY TO MASON

George Mason University is setting the gold standard for the modern, public university. Its dynamic culture and innovative academic programs prepare Mason’s hard-working students for 21st century careers. Its commitment to teaching excellence combines with cutting-edge research that enriches the academic experience and is literally changing the world. Mason is affordable, yet offers high value. Ideally located in the National Capital region, students enjoy terrific cultural experiences and access to the most sought-after internships and employers in the country. 

STAY INVOLVED

WYSE Alumni are key contributors to the program! Through the Youth Advisory Board, social media, and faculty and staff positions, our WYSE alumni continue to stay active in the Summit year after year and remain a part of the WYSE family.

STAY INVOLVED

WYSE Alumni are key contributors to the program! Through the Youth Advisory Board, social media, and faculty and staff positions, our WYSE alumni continue to stay active in the Summit year after year and remain a part of the WYSE family.

YOUTH ADVISORY BOARD​

Each year, the WYSE Leadership staff select a group of students to represent the summer program as a part of the Youth Advisory Board (YAB). The YAB meets with staff during the fall to help plan and prepare for the next summer’s Summit. Students who are a part of the YAB are eligible to apply for a small number of highly competitive internship positions and return to the Summit the following year. 

If you attended WYSE in the past year and are interested in applying to be a part of the Youth Advisory Board for the next year’s Summit, please contact us.

WYSE INTERNSHIPS

The Washington Youth Summit on the Environment offers a highly competitive internship program for students who have attended the program. Eligible students must be alumni of the previous year’s program, must be a part of the Youth Advisory Board, and will go through an in-depth application and interview process. The WYSE interns arrive to George Mason University the week prior to the summer program and get an in-depth look at how the Summit is run behind the scenes. They are an integral part of the summer staff and help us with the many aspects of preparation and implementation of the Summit.

WYSE SUMMER POSITIONS

Each summer, WYSE recruits award-winning faculty and junior faculty from across the country to lead groups of 25 students throughout the week of conference activities. Our faculty are creative, innovative and experienced environmental educators and practitioners representing the best educational, government, and private organizations across the country. Our junior faculty are WYSE alumni currently pursuing environmental science degrees.

To learn more about our faculty positions and to apply, please see the position description by clicking here.

To learn more about our junior faculty positions and to apply, please see the position description by clicking here.

YOUTH ADVISORY BOARD​

Each year, the WYSE Leadership staff select a group of students to represent the summer program as a part of the Youth Advisory Board (YAB). The YAB meets with staff during the fall to help plan and prepare for the next summer’s Summit. Students who are a part of the YAB are eligible to apply for a small number of highly competitive internship positions and return to the Summit the following year. 

If you attended WYSE in the past year and are interested in applying to be a part of the Youth Advisory Board for the next year’s Summit, please contact us.

WYSE INTERNSHIPS

The Washington Youth Summit on the Environment offers a highly competitive internship program for students who have attended the program. Eligible students must be alumni of the previous year’s program, must be a part of the Youth Advisory Board, and will go through an in-depth application and interview process. The WYSE interns arrive to George Mason University the week prior to the summer program and get an in-depth look at how the Summit is run behind the scenes. They are an integral part of the summer staff and help us with the many aspects of preparation and implementation of the Summit.

WYSE SUMMER POSITIONS

Each summer, WYSE recruits award-winning faculty and junior faculty from across the country to lead groups of 25 students throughout the week of conference activities. Our faculty are creative, innovative and experienced environmental educators and practitioners representing the best educational, government, and private organizations across the country. Our junior faculty are WYSE alumni currently pursuing environmental science degrees.

To learn more about our faculty positions and to apply, please see the position description by clicking here.

To learn more about our junior faculty positions and to apply, please see the position description by clicking here.