AASHE Sustainability Awards

Call for Applications

The Call for Applications for the Tenth Annual AASHE Sustainability Awards is open! Submit your application by June 11, 2015 in one of the following three categories:

Campus Sustainability Case Study Awards (4 awards)
Student Sustainability Leadership Awards (2 awards)
Student Research on Campus Sustainability Awards (2 awards)

Awards will be presented during the AASHE 2015 Conference & Expo opening ceremony on Oct. 25 in Minneapolis, Minn.

Award Winners Will Receive

  • One complimentary conference pass to AASHE 2015
  • One invitation to a special reception during AASHE 2015
  • Opportunity to present your winning case study at AASHE 2015
  • Inclusion in an AASHE Sustainability Awards feature in Sustainability: The Journal of Record
  • Opportunity to present your winning submission during the AASHE Award Winners Webinar Series

Questions? Email awards@aashe.org.

2014 AASHE Sustainability Award Winners

Student Research on Campus Sustainability Award
Growth or Decline? The Form and Function of the Sustainability Agenda in Higher Education
Taya L. Owens: University of Albany

Student Sustainability Leadership Award
San Diego Students for Sustainability
Kristian Salgado: San Diego State University

Best Case Study from an Associate’s College with 5,000 or Fewer Full-Time Students
A Unique Hawaiian Learning Approach to Sustainable Living, Island-Wide
Helen Cox, Eric Knutzen, Laura Williams: Kauai Community College

Best Case Study from an Associate’s College with More Than 5,000 Full-Time Students
How to Start a Comprehensive Composting and Recycling Program at a Commuter College
Andy Kim, Darien Clary: Austin Community College

Best Case Study from a Four-Year or Graduate Institution with 10,000 or Fewer Full-Time Students
Turning Trash Into Cash- Sustainable Social Entrepreneurship
Michael Catanzaro, Paula Morreale: University of San Diego

Best Case Study from a Four-Year or Graduate Institution with More Than 10,000 Full-Time Students
Earn-A-Bike Program
Justin Mog: University of Louisville

Questions? Email awards@aashe.org.

See the full archive of past winners here.


AASHE Sustainability Award Press Releases

Campus Sustainability Leaders Take Center Stage at AASHE 2013 (Oct. 6, 2013)
Campus Sustainability Innovation Honored at AASHE 2012 (Oct. 16, 2012)
AASHE Honors Campus Sustainability Champions (Oct. 10, 2011)
AASHE Recognizes Campus & Student Sustainability Award Winners (Oct. 10, 2010)
AASHE Campus and Student Sustainability Award Winners Announced (Sept. 21, 2009)
Campus and Student Sustainability Award Winners Announced (Nov. 3, 2008)
AASHE Sustainability Leadership Award Winners Announced (Sep. 7, 2007)
Campus Sustainability Leadership Awards Presented at AASHE 2006 (Oct. 5, 2006)