PRESENTED BY:

USGBC Ohio Northwest Region

SPONSORED BY:

HEAPY

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.

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 presentation will take place at the USGBC / IFMA / BOMA Holiday Party held annually in December.


Qualifications for the 2019 Sustainability and Energy Smart Awards include:

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

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

Allen
Ashland
Auglaize
Crawford
Champaign
Darke
Defiance
Delaware
Erie
Fulton
Guernsey
Hancock
Hardin
Harrison
Henry
Holmes
Huron
Knox
Logan
Lucas
Marion
Mercer
Morrow
Muskingum
Ottawa
Paulding
Putnam
Richland
Sandusky
Seneca
Shelby
Union
Van Wert
Williams
Wood
Wyandot

READ 2019 ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS HERE


 

2019 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 Chapter Northwest Region is currently accepting award submissions.

All Northwest Region nominations must be submitted electronically.
There is a $30 Awards Processing Fee for non-USGBC Ohio NW Region RTL Members’ Applications.
Active USGBC Ohio NW Region RTL Members’ Applications will not be charged an Awards Processing Fee.

PROPERTY: USGBC-OHIO NW 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 NW Region an unlimited, permanent, nonexclusive license under which USGBC OHIO NW 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 NW 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 NW 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 NW 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