The Environmental Achievement Award

The Environmental Achievement Award recognizes leadership, innovation, and action in environmental stewardship that reduces the impact on and/or restores our city's natural environment. Contributions may include: application of advanced technology; climate resilience; conservation and efficiency; local volunteer-driven initiatives; and public education.

Award criteria

Eligible nominees may be individuals or organizations. Organizations include: educational institutions, not-for-profit organizations, and Calgary-based businesses and corporations (including Crown corporations) with local operations.

See eligibility requirements for more criteria.


Nomination questions

  1. Provide an overview of the environmental achievement. Focus on one specific achievement and how it improves the environmental sustainability within The City of Calgary
  2. Outline specific environmental impacts and benefits of the nominee's action, program or initiative(s).
  3. Describe what is unique about the nominee's contribution (e.g. approaches, creativity, innovation, originality).
  4. Describe the resources or partners involved.

Contact us

For more information, contact Environmental and Safety Management, call 403‑850‑0871 or email​​​​​​​​​​​​​.