Niagara Region Environmental Awards

The Niagara Region Environmental Awards Program recognizes individuals, businesses, community groups, non-profits, youth, schools and Niagara's "greenest" family who have made significant contributions to safeguarding Niagara's natural environment.

These awards recognize contributions to environmental conservation in Niagara in the following areas:

  • Conserving the existing environment
  • Repairing damage done in the past
  • Increasing public understanding and awareness

To be eligible, the nominee must have volunteered their time.

Awards Categories

  • Lifetime Achievement Award honours an individual who has made a substantial contribution to conservation over many years
  • Green Non-profit Award recognizes a government agency, institution or non-profit organization for its contribution to maintaining a healthy environment
  • Green Business Award honours a business for its focus on environmental health of Niagara. This category includes farms and agri-businesses
  • Green Family Award recognizes a family for outstanding achievement in reducing its environmental footprint
  • Volunteer Award recognizes individuals or community groups
  • Young People's Award - Elementary Age recognizes children aged six - 13 years
  • Young People's Award - Secondary Age recognizes young people aged 14 - 18 years

Learn about past winners.


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