PRESENTED BY:

USGBC Ohio Southwest 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 luncheon will take place during the 2019 Dayton Green Expo on September 17th held annually with the interest of integrating sustainable strategies in the built environment.


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 Southwest Region Chapter.
Or, need to be an individual resident in these counties
Or, need to be an Owner of the business located in Southwest Ohio

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

Adams
Brown
Butler
Clark
Clermont
Clinton
Darke
Gallia
Greene
Hamilton
Highland
Jackson
Lawrence
Miami
Montgomery
Pike
Preble
Ross
Scioto
Shelby
Vinton
Warren


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 Southwest Region is currently accepting award submissions.

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