Organizations nominated for this award have integrated sustainability initiatives via the operation of an event(s)/project(s), providing a meaningful contribution to the UI's 2020 Vision/Sustainability Targets and an environmentally conscious campus community.

The student organization could demonstrate that they have met the criteria through the following:

  • Collaborated with the Office of Sustainability and the UISG Sustainability Committee.
  • Utilized UISG's Green Initiatives Fund and/or made environmentally ethical/responsible purchases.
  • Provided waste diversion-recycling and composting at events.
  • Communicated educational messaging and awareness of sustainability initiatives.

*Student organizations with an Environmental or Sustainability purpose are NOT eligible for this award.