Apply to Conservation Ambassador Program

Who Should Apply?

Connecticut high school students currently in grades 9, 10, and 11 who are interested in the natural environment and are motivated to protect it. Students currently in grade 12, or students graduating from high school in Spring/Summer 2021, are not eligible to apply.

How Do I Apply?

To apply, submit the following by between January 15 and May 24, 2021:

The $25.00 application fee can be paid by check or credit card.

To pay by credit card, click here.


Make check payable to the University of Connecticut (Memo: CAP Application Fee), and mail to:

Natural Resources Conservation Academy
University of Connecticut
1376 Storrs Rd. Unit 4087
Storrs, CT 06269-4087

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us:

Amy Cabaniss, CAP Program Coordinator
E-mail (preferred): or
Tel: 860-486-5239
Fax: 860-486-5408

UConn is committed to providing equal access and full participation for individuals with disabilities within all University programs and activities. The UConn Accessibility website serves as a central resource for information related to accessibility at UConn. If you require an accommodation to participate in the 2021 Conservation Ambassador Program, please contact the CAP Coordinator, Amy Cabaniss:

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