2017 Green Ribbon Awards entry form

Welcome to the 27th annual Green Ribbon Awards, held to recognise outstanding contributions by individuals, communities and organisations to protect and manage New Zealand’s environment. We are delighted that you would like to enter the awards, and look forward to hearing how you or your project is making an impact.

All entries will be assessed by a panel of judges with environmental expertise, including representatives from the Ministry for the Environment and Department of Conservation. Entries will be assessed against Sections Two and Three of the entry form below.

Entries close at 12.00 noon Wednesday 10 May 2017.

Important notes

  • Before you begin completing this form please read the information on our website about the award categories to ensure you have all the required information to complete your entry form accurately.
  • Each entry can be made in a maximum of two categories only and each entry must be submitted on a separate form.
  • The Awards are open to all individuals and organisations in New Zealand who are making a difference to our environment.
  • Be as detailed as possible in describing your story including facts and figures. 
  • If you are nominating someone else it is a good idea to talk to them first to make sure you have enough accurate information to complete your nomination.
  • All sections of the form must be filled out for the entry to be made final.
  • All entries will be assessed by a panel of judges with environmental expertise, including representatives from the Ministry for the Environment and Department of Conservation. Entries will be assessed against Sections Two and Three of the entry form below.
  • Finalists will be asked to provide photos and images for marketing.
  • If you have questions about this form please email green.ribbon@mfe.govt.nz.

Using this form

We recommend you create an account or use your existing login so you are able to save your unfinished work. You do not need to do this if you are completing this form in one sitting. 

When your entry is complete

Once you have completed your entry click the ‘Submit’ button at the end of the form. You will receive an email from us confirming that we have received your entry. We will also email you a PDF of your entry.

Entries must be received by 12.00 noon Wednesday 10 May 2017.

Good luck and thank you for entering the Green Ribbon Awards.

 
 
Section 1: General information
You can select ONE category only. If you want to make this entry in more than one category, you will need to complete a second entry form. A maximum of two categories per entry is allowed. Any entry may be transferred to another category at the discretion of the judges, if they think it appropriate.
If nominating someone
Section 2: Tell us your story
Please include all information, including facts and figures, directly in your responses, rather than linking to supporting documents.
Section 3: More of the really good stuff
Section 4: Declaration
I declare that all information provided in this entry is true and correct. I declare that if selected as a finalist I approve the use of my story and will supply material for marketing purposes related to the Green Ribbon Awards 2017.
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