The Keep Texas Beautiful Awards recognize the efforts of individuals and groups who make efforts to enhance their community and protect the Lone Star State.
Anyone can submit a nomination for the KTB Awards! So whether you’re thinking of a deserving senior citizen, civic group, business, or individual, now’s your chance to recognize them. Applications are due Friday, February 14, 2014 by 5:00 pm.
Awards are distributed in eight different categories, including:
The Ebby Halliday & Maurice Acers Business/Industry Award recognizes businesses with sound environmental principles supporting the KTB mission in the following categories:
- Locally Owned
- Innovation Award
The Media Award recognizes the public awareness and education efforts of media in supporting environmental issues in the following categories:
- Print (includes newspaper or magazine)
- Electronic (includes radio, cable, website and PSA)
The Keep Texas Beautiful Leadership Award is the most prestigious award Keep Texas Beautiful presents, this once in a lifetime distinction is awarded to an individual who has provided outstanding leadership in the areas of improving and enhancing the environment of their community, the state of Texas and beyond.
The OP Schnabel Senior Citizen Award recognizes senior citizens (age 55+) who demonstrate positive, dynamic and selfless public-spirited leadership in enhancing their local community environment during their lifetime.
The Ed Davis Litter Law Enforcement Award is a once in a lifetime award recognizing a law enforcement professional, such as a police officer, prosecutor, judge or environmental compliance officer, who has gone above and beyond in their approaches to enforcement of environmental laws and regulations. The first place winner will receive a $500 cash award.
Volunteer of the Year recognizes individuals who support the mission of KTB through extraordinary efforts and contribute to the betterment of their community. For this award, the reporting period is January 1 - December 31, 2013.
The deadline to apply is February 14, 2014 by 5:00 pm. For questions or more information, email email@example.com.
Past Keep Texas Beautiful Award Winners: