Call for Nominations: 2018 HSU Sustainability Champion Awards

March 28, 2018

HSU is accepting nominations for its second annual Sustainability Champion Awards program, to recognize individuals whose practices have deepened a culture of sustainability, have furthered the integration of sustainability into academics, student life or the campus culture, and/or reduced HSU’s environmental footprint. Complete the form below by April 10, 2018 to nominate a student, staff or faculty member for an award. Winners and their nominators will be notified by April 12, 2018 if they are selected, and the awards will be presented at the Earth Week awards ceremony and banquet Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 6pm in the Great Hall.

The award is open to students, staff and faculty who have worked to advance sustainability. Individuals may not nominate themselves. Any student is eligible; however, those faculty and staff members with sustainability in their job title, or as an obligatory aspect of their job, are not eligible for the award.

The Award Selection Committee will choose up to three candidates who embody the spirit of innovation, collaboration, and leadership as they work to establish solutions to pressing challenges facing the campus and society. Each Sustainability Champion will receive:

  • A gift card valued at $250
  • Award placard
  • Feature profile in campus publications

The awards will be presented in front of a campus audience at the Annual Earth Week Banquet and Awards Ceremony, taking place at 6pm on Thursday, April 19 in the Great Hall.

The nomination form is available at

Questions? Contact Morgan King, Climate Action Analyst, at