The 26th annual awards program recognizes outstanding individuals and departments who demonstrate a sincere commitment to continuing the CU Boulder tradition of leadership and student participation in campus sustainability.  Awardees exhibit innovation that directly reduces the University's ecological footprint, enhances social cohesion and equity in the campus community, and/or integrates sustainability into the culture of Boulder and our local communities.

This year, there are seven campus sustainability awardees:

Three partnership initiatives deserve special recognition: 

The CU Green Labs Program recognizes three awardees:

Awards will be in the form of a 100% recycled-content plaque presented by campus leadership at the 30th annual Campus Sustainability Summit scheduled for April 19 and 20, 2023.  

Learn more about the Campus Sustainability Awards program and the 2023 awardees.