Kris Wilson

Make a nomination by January 22 for a Leadership Award to be celebrated at the Heavy Medals Awards event in Tempe, Arizona.

Applications are open for the annual Leadership Awards to be celebrated at the Heavy Medals Awards Dinner at the SRP PERA Club in Tempe, Arizona, on April 19, 2018. These awards recognize leadership in Arizona and across the Mountain West region. The deadline for nominations is January 22.

The Mountain West 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 project and people that are leading us towards a more resilient, healthy and equitable future. Projects completed in the last 24 months are eligible for most of the categories. The Green Building Legacy Award accepts projects from the last 10 years.

Awards process

Applications are accepted from all states in the Mountain West region, including Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. Awardees will be chosen by a diverse jury of volunteers and USGBC staff from different states throughout the region.

Are you involved with a project or product worthy of recognition? Do you know a project, product or green building champion that you think deserves an award? Review the awards categories and apply online.

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

Awards celebrations

Key deadlines

  • January 22: Nomination period closes
  • March 2: Awards announced

Make a nomination