UM Sustainability Committee Seeks Award Nominees

March 27, 2017

MISSOULA – The University of Montana Sustainable Campus Committee is now accepting nominations for its 2017 Sustainability Awards.

A total of four awards will be given: one each to a student, staff member, faculty member and administrator.

The following criteria will be used to judge the nominees:

  • The scale of impact, including size, longevity and number of people reached through the project.
  • Demonstrated success over the past year creating projects that reduce the UM’s carbon footprint, increase resource-use efficiency and/or build a more ecologically aware campus.

Nominations are strictly limited to 300 words. Past award winners are not eligible, nor are current SCC members. Visit http://umt.edu/sustainability or a current list of SCC members and past recipients.

Submit nominations to UM Sustainability Coordinator Eva Rocke at eva.rocke@umontana.edu by midnight Thursday, April 6.

Award recipients will be recognized at during Earth Week, with the time and place still to be determined.

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Contact: Eva Rocke, UM Sustainability coordinator, 406-243-4323, eva.rocke@umontana.edu.