These Awards recognize and honor those outstanding projects, inspirational businesses, dedicated community members, and instrumental USGBC and other volunteers who LEED the way to more sustainable communities.

Celebrating people, companies, and organizations that demonstrate leadership in sustainable practices. The Sustainability and Energy Smart Award Winners honor our planet and celebrate the beauty of our natural world.

USGBC OHIO CHAPTER REGIONS

Please select the appropriate membership region for award submission.

SES Awards USGBC Ohio Chapter Central Region SES Awards USGBC Ohio Chapter Northeast Region SES Awards USGBC Ohio Chapter Northwest Region SES Awards USGBC Ohio Chapter Southwest Region

The Southwest Region would like to thank Jeff Boudouris, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Sinclair Community College and Montgomery County Commissioner Judy Dodge for their Welcoming and Opening Remarks at the 2018 SES Awards Southwest Region Luncheon. Michael Berning, 2018 USGBC Ohio Chairman, and Debbie Lieberman, Montgomery County Commissioner co-presented to the award recipients.

2019 CATEGORIES

SUSTAINABLE PROJECT OWNER

SUSTAINABLE PROJECT OWNER

This award honors the OWNER of a sustainably built work, addressing the overall sustainability of the building (new, addition or retrofit), interior fit out, landscape, and building systems (including mechanical, renewable energy upgrades, electrical, plumbing, etc.)

3 AWARDS
Commercial New Construction
Commercial Existing Building
Residential

SUSTAINABILE DESIGN TEAM

SUSTAINABILE DESIGN TEAM

This award honors the DESIGN TEAM of a sustainably built work, addressing the overall sustainability of the building (new, addition or retrofit), interior fit out, landscape, and building systems (including mechanical, renewable energy upgrades, electrical, plumbing, etc.)

3 AWARDS
Commercial New Construction
Commercial Existing Building
Residential

SUSTAINABILITY & ENERGY PROJECT

SUSTAINABILITY & ENERGY PROJECT

This award honors the DESIGN TEAM and OWNER of a sustainably built project having demonstrated outstanding leadership in energy efficiency.



4 AWARDS
New Construction
     Business & Residential
Existing Building
     Business & Residential

SUSTAINABILITY EDUCATION & OUTREACH

SUSTAINABILITY EDUCATION & OUTREACH

This award honors ORGANIZATIONS AND BUSINESSES engaged in community awareness (education) or assistance (outreach) initiatives to inspire environmentally responsible behavior from the Community.

3 AWARDS
Business & Residential
Non-Government Organization
Government

SUSTAINABILITY POLICY

SUSTAINABILITY POLICY

This award honors the ORGANIZATION'S official internal policy or initiative that exhibits measurable, and significant sustainability/environmental benefits to a workplace and its people.

3 AWARDS
Business & Residential
Non-Government Organization
Government

COMMUNITY & SUSTAINABILITY ADVOCATE

COMMUNITY & SUSTAINABILITY ADVOCATE

This award honors an INDIVIDUAL who has served as an advocate for advancing Sustainability initiatives in the Community. This award will recognize an innovative leader in the green building movement that demonstrates exemplary commitment and achievements in creating a more sustainable future.

1 AWARD

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER

This award honors an INDIVIDUAL who has strengthened our community through their volunteering efforts on Sustainability, Environmental and/or Energy Advocacy. Preference will be placed on individuals and their leadership within the contribution to Sustainability organizations such as USGBC, ASHRAE, Dayton Regional Green, etc.

1 AWARD

2019 AWARD SUBMISSION


Currently, only USBGC Ohio Chapter Southwest Region is accepting award submissions at this time.
Please visit the site periodically for information updates. 

All Southwest Region nominations must be submitted electronically.
There is a $150 Awards Processing Fee for non-USGBC Ohio SW Region RTL Members’ Applications.
Active USGBC Ohio SW Region RTL Members’ Applications will be charged a $50 Awards Processing Fee.

PROPERTY: USGBC-OHIO SW Region will retain the Applicant’s entry materials as long as needed to fulfill program requirements. By participating in the 2019 Sustainability and Energy Smart Awards, Applicant grants to USGBC OHIO SW Region an unlimited, permanent, nonexclusive license under which USGBC OHIO SW Region may take, transcribe or quote from the materials, create derivative works and publish in any format for the 2019 Sustainability and Energy Smart Awards related publicity and publications.

PHOTOGRAPHS: Photographs submitted with the application become the property of the USGBC OHIO SW Region. If the photographs are not owned by the Applicant, Applicant must obtain the rights from the photographer or owner to reprint the photographs without limitations. Ownership of a physical photograph is not sufficient. Photographers normally maintain the copyright of photos; therefore, the Applicant should confirm it has permission to copy and send photos to the USGBC OHIO SW Region for use without limitations. Any liability for copyright violation shall be borne solely by the Applicant, and Applicant agrees to defend, indemnify and hold the USGBC OHIO SW Region, its sponsors and their respective officers, members, employees, representatives and agents harmless from any damages arising from the use of such photographs in any manner whatsoever.

ORIGINAL WORK: The Applicant represents and warrants that the work is original, that its publication will not infringe on the rights of others, and that it has the full power to make this submission. I accept the preceding and above-noted terms and conditions related to my submission to the 2019 Sustainability and Energy Smart Awards.


READ 2019 ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS HERE

2019 SES AWARDS JURY

SEAward Jury Partner ASHRAE Dayton Chapter USGBC Southwest Ohio Chapter Jury Partner SEAward Partner Dayton Regional Green SES Award Juror Green Umbrella
SEAward Jury Partner AIA Cincinnati SEAward Jury Partner Association of Energy Engineers West Central Ohio Chapter SEAward Jury Partner AIA Dayton

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