for the 2019 District Sustainability Awards
Do you know someone who deserves to be recognized?
photo of the 2017 winners
If you live or work in the District of Columbia, you may nominate your favorite sustainability champion, green business, or non-profit partner for a District Sustainability Award. You may choose to nominate an individual, business, organization, or school. Here are a few examples of sustainable best practices or projects solar panels, energy efficient lighting, innovative stormwater project, green roof, green walls, rain gardens, increased access to healthy foods for your staff or residents, creating new green jobs, composting, tree planting, volunteer at a stream clean-up.
We are also looking for the Most Popular Green Business. Ask your friends to nominate their favorite restaurant, hotel, auto body shop, bike shop, office, construction company, nail salon you name it! Any business can operate as a green or sustainable business and the District government would like to recognize their efforts!
After reviewing all submissions, the DOEE Awards Committee will choose the nominees for the next round of the application process (1st cut) and the People's Choice Awards. The general public will be invited to choose the "People's Choice" Award by voting online.
NOTE: All prospective winners must agree to a compliance check and an on-site visit. All winners must agree to a share their story through a written case study, made available on the DOEE website. All businesses or organizations must have a physical location (office) in the District of Columbia.