Call for Nominations for the 2024 IC Sustainability Awards!

By Scott Doyle, February 12, 2024

2024 IC Sustainability Awards

This spring, the IC Office of Energy Management and Sustainability (OEMS) will be presenting awards to a student, staff and faculty member, club, and community organization who have made significant environmental sustainability contributions to our campus and greater Ithaca community. A call for nominations is now open for the following categories:

  • The “Ripple Effect” Student Award – An award that recognizes a student whose work in sustainability has positively influenced both campus and the broader community.
  • The “Environmental Resilience” Staff Award – An award that recognizes a staff member that has advance campus sustainability work through both flexibility and dedication.
  • The “Eco-Blazer” Club Award – An award presented by the IC Eco Reps for a club or organization that has taken on a meaningful sustainability initiative.
  • The “Green Apple” Faculty Award – This award honors a faculty member who has made a positive campus community impact on a sustainability issue.
  • The “South Hill Sustainable Bridge” Community Award – This award honors a community organization or agency that provided excellent sustainability support to IC.

You are welcome to nominate either yourself or a person or group that you feel has made a difference in sustainability to our community. The awards will be presented during Sustainability Week during the week of April 22nd (Save the Date!). Nominations are due April 1st.

Please submit nominations through the online nomination form, the IC OEMS website or can submit via email at

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Scott D. Doyle at or 607-274-3769. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.