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Annie Hall
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Make an awards nomination by February 1.

The USGBC local communities in the Mountain Region (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming) are now seeking submissions for the annual green building Leadership Awards.

Recognizing leadership across the region

The Mountain Region celebrates the best of green building and sustainable market transformation through the annual Leadership Awards, recognizing leadership in buildings, technology, partners and individuals at the local and regional levels. Help us celebrate the innovative projects and people that are leading us towards a more resilient, healthy and equitable future.

Awards process

Applications are accepted from projects located in any of the Mountain Region states: Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. Applications will be scored by a diverse jury of volunteers and USGBC staff from different states throughout the region.

Do you know a LEED project, high-performance green building product or green building champion who is going above and beyond to help advance the mission of USGBC or LEED? Please review the full Leadership Awards criteria before submitting your nomination.

Award winners will be recognized through a variety of media and digital communications, including the Mountain Region community digest, email newsletters and social media. Awards winners will also be celebrated at three separate events around the Mountain Region.

Awards celebrations

  • Rocky Mountain Green, April 11, 2019, in Denver, Colorado
  • USGBC Montana Annual Summit and Leadership Awards, May 9–10, 2019, in Missoula, Montana
  • Heavy Medals Awards and USGBC Arizona State Conference, date TBD (typically fourth quarter), in Phoenix.

Key deadlines

  • February 1, 2019: Nomination period closes
  • February 20, 2019: Awards announced

Submit an award nomination.

Submit payment for your nomination.