Youth and Educator Awards

The KTB Youth and Educator Awards honor extraordinary students, educators and volunteers working to improve and beautify their communities. Awards are given in a number of categories, to elementary through college-level youth as well as educators and youth organizers.

The complete list of all 2015 honorees is located under Related Items.

Ruthe Jackson Youth Leadership Awards
This honor recognizes the outstanding efforts made by youth whose accomplishments are bringing about cleaner, more beautiful campuses, parks and communities, thus making Texas a better place to live. Learn about Ruthe Jackson.


2015 RUTHE JACKSON YOUTH LEADERSHIP AWARD WINNERS

Youth Individual
Middle School - Jesse Loftice, Van Alstyne
High School - Anthony Rivera, Sugar Land
Scout - Cooper Dixon, Friendswood

Elementary School
Green Elementary Kindness & Compassion Leaders, Allen

High School
Friendswood High School Recycling Club, Friendswood

College
Steppin' Out - Baylor University, Waco
 
Off-Campus Youth Group
Keep Sugar Land Beautiful Youth Advisory Board, Sugar Land

Scout Group
Cub Scout Pack 811, Aubrey


Sadie Ray Graff Awards
This honor recognizes those in the field of education who encourage or demonstrate efforts to promote the KTB mission through environmental education. Learn about Sadie Ray Graff.

2015 SADIE RAY GRAFF EDUCATOR AWARD WINNERS

Educator
Jamie L. Cox, Edgecliff Village

District
Lewisville ISD Outdoor Learning Area, Lewisville

Volunteer
Debbie Shahan, San Saba

Elementary School
Flossie Floyd Green Elementary School, Allen

High School
Cooper High School Green Team, Abilene

Off-Campus Youth Group
Mary K. Priddy, Austin

For questions or more information, email awards@ktb.org.

2014 Youth and Educator Award Winners