Earth Day Awards Nomination Form

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful invites nominations from the community for recognition awards to be presented this year at the

Earth Day Awards Luncheon

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

11:30 a.m., Giovanni’s Restaurant & Convention Center

Nomination Process:

  • To nominate an entity or person for an award, please submit:
  • A completed Nomination Form for each nominee (see below)
  • A cover letter explaining in 250 words or less why the entity/individual is award-worthy
  • Any supplementary materials such as photos and testimonials supporting the nomination. Please note that such materials will not be returned. Digital files accepted.

All nominations must be received no later than 3 p.m. on March 17th, 2017 at:

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful

5417 North 2nd Street, 2nd Floor

Loves Park, Illinois 61111

Call 815-637-1343 or email with any questions.

email:  info@knib.org

Fax:  815-637-0525

2017 Earth Day Award Categories

Outstanding Corporate Friend of the Environment Award

Description:  Awarded to a company or organization that has shown exemplary dedication to improving the environment and protecting our valuable resources. Activities taken in consideration of this award must show substantial support of recycling, reusing and/or renewing resources and advocacy of the same within the community.

Outstanding Individual Friend of the Environment Award

Description:  Award is bestowed upon an individual who has exhibited a superior commitment to improving the environment through recycling, reusing and/or renewing resources and advocacy of the same within the community.

Hutchcroft Environmental Youth Award

Description:  Award is bestowed upon an individual or group age 18 or younger who exhibits an excelled commitment to improving the environment through recycling, reusing and/or renewing resources and advocacy of the same within the community.

2017webED-Nom-Form

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