The Green Ribbon Awards recognise the outstanding contributions of individuals, organisations, businesses and communities to protecting and enhancing New Zealand's environment.
Do you know an environmental champion?
The Minister for the Environment is now seeking nominations for the 2014 Green Ribbon Awards.
Nominations are to be submitted by 12pm on Monday 24 March 2014.
If you are successful in becoming a finalist, you will be notified and invted to attend the Green Ribbons Awards ceremony in Wellington in June 2014. Winners will be announced on the night.
The Awards are open to all individuals and organisations in New Zealand who are making a difference for our environment.
You can nominate yourself, your organisation, community group, service or product or you can nominate someone else you think deserves recognition.
Are you a past finalist or winner?
If you are, your 2014 nomination must demonstrate what changes or improvements have been made to the project since being recognised.
Prefer a paper form? Print out your nomination form [DOC, 215KB] and send it to:
Green Ribbon Awards
Ministry for the Environment
23 Kate Sheppard Place
PO Box 10362
All 2014 nominations will be pre-assessed before being judged by a panel to ensure the nomination is complete and satisfies the criteria. If your nomination is incomplete or does not satisfy the criteria, you will be contacted by 25 March. Further information may be requested, and you will have two days to complete the process.
Note: Extra information or attachments which are emailed or posted to us will not be taken into account, except media material (eg, published articles, photographs and video footage) provided for the Communication and education category.
Last updated: 10 March 2014