Awards for Excellence in Environmental Education
Each year the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education (CAEE) recognizes and honors individuals, organizations, and schools from around the state of Colorado for their innovation and dedication to moving the field of environmental education forward. Nominations are reviewed and selected by CAEE’s Award Selection Committee and approved by CAEE's Board of Directors. Award recognition takes place at the annual awards celebration event in the fall.
Nominations for the 2021 Awards for Excellence in Environmental Education is OPEN. Nominations are due by Friday, April 23, 2021.
CAEE's awards recognize excellent environmental education in the following categories:
- Advancing Environmental Literacy Award
- Enos A. Mills Lifetime Achievement Award
- Innovative Environmental Education Program Award (formal and nonformal programs)
- Outstanding Environmental Educator Award (for formal, nonformal, volunteer educators)
- Outstanding Young Environmental Leader Award
- Outstanding Retiring Educator Recognition
Help CAEE recognize outstanding environmental education in Colorado by joining the Awards Selection Committee! For more information please email email@example.com.
- Enos A. Mills Lifetime Achievement Award: Tom and Jody Cardamone, Aspen Center for Environmental Studies
- Advancing Environmental Literacy Awards:
- Innovating EE Program Awards:
- Outstanding Environmental Educator Award Recipients:
- Outstanding Youth Environmental Leadership Award: Katharine Kurtz - Denver School of Science and Technology Montview
- Outstanding Retiring Educator Recognition:
Each year individuals and organizations from around the state of Colorado are recognized and honored for their hard work and dedication in the field of environmental education at an Awards Banquet. Awards honor and celebrate environmental education programs, the lifetime accomplishments of an individual in the field of environmental education, and retiring environmental educators.
Please stay tuned for more information on this year's Excellence in EE Awards Celebration event!