PRESENTED BY:

USGBC Ohio Central Region

SPONSORED BY:

HEAPY

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

We will celebrate 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.

The Awards will take place during DesignColumbus 2020 on March 9th at Columbus State Community College held annually with the interest of integrating sustainable strategies in the built environment.


Qualifications for the Sustainability and Energy Smart Awards include:

Submitter must have a Headquarters or Branch office located within one of the Counties within USGBC Ohio Central Region Chapter.
Or, need to be an individual resident in these counties
Or, need to be an Owner of the business located in Central Ohio

Please refer to the following list of USGBC Ohio Central Region Chapter Counties:

Belmont
Champaign
Clark
Coshocton
Delaware
Fairfield
Fayette
Franklin
Guernsey
Hocking
Knox
Licking
Madison
Meigs
Monroe
Morgan
Morrow
Muskingum
Noble
Perry
Pickaway
Ross
Tuscarawas
Union
Vinton
Washington

 


 

2020 CATEGORIES

SES Project Owner Award

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.)

SES Design Team Award

SUSTAINABLE
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.)

SES Energy Project Award

SUSTAINABILITY
AND ENERGY PROJECT

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

3 AWARDS
Commercial New Construction
Commercial Existing Building
Residential

3 AWARDS
Commercial New Construction
Commercial Existing Building
Residential

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

APPLY HERE APPLY HERE APPLY HERE

 


SES Education Outreach Award

SUSTAINABILITY
AND 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.

SES Organization Award

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

3 AWARDS
Business & Residential
Non-Government Organization
Government

APPLY HERE APPLY HERE

SES Community Advocate Award

COMMUNITY &
SUSTAINABILITY ADVOCATE

This award honors an INDIVIDUAL who exemplifies outstanding Leadership on Sustainability and Energy Advocacy for the Community.

Sustainability and Energy Smart Community Volunteer

COMMUNITY
VOLUNTEER

This award honors an INDIVIDUAL who exemplifies outstanding Leadership on Sustainability, Environmental and/or Energy Advocacy for the Community.


1 AWARD

1 AWARD
APPLY HERE APPLY HERE

USBGC Ohio Central Region is currently accepting award submissions.

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

PROPERTY: USGBC Ohio Central Region will retain the Applicant’s entry materials as long as needed to fulfill program requirements. By participating in the 2020 Sustainability and Energy Smart Awards, Applicant grants to USGBC OHIO an unlimited, permanent, nonexclusive license under which USGBC OHIO may take, transcribe or quote from the materials, create derivative works and publish in any format for the 2020 Sustainability and Energy Smart Awards related publicity and publications.

PHOTOGRAPHS: Photographs submitted with the application become the property of the USGBC OHIO. 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 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, 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 2020 Sustainability and Energy Smart Awards.


READ 2020 ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS HERE

 


 

2020 SES Awards Jury

 

USGBC Central Ohio Chapter Jury Partner