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Iowa's environment is in the hands of every community, business, organization, farmer and citizen. Many innovative Iowans are leading the way in the protection and enhancement of our natural resources. Their actions deserve the highest recognition.
Governor Branstad and the State of Iowa invite you to apply for the Iowa Environmental Excellence Awards, designed to recognize leadership and innovation in managing our state's natural resources.
Be Recognized for Your Work in Caring for Iowa's Environment
The Governor's Environmental Excellence Awards are the premier environmental honors in Iowa. Result-oriented, sustainable strategies can take many forms, including:
Seven Award Areas for each Organization Category:
Please note! An organization can choose to apply for any or all of the award categories. Each application area will be judged on its own merits and will not be influenced by the number of awards for which an organization applies.
Application Instructions Packet for complete details on how to apply.
Note: If you desire to submit your application(s) via mail, please send one copy of the Application Cover Sheet, Award Criteria Questions and Supporting Materials to:
Iowa Department of Natural Resources
502 E. 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0034
Applications must be emailed or postmarked by
Friday, April 8, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.
Awards will be announced and presented summer 2016.
Logic Model Resources (for the Environmental Education Special Project Award):
Blank Park Zoo Overall Award Application