Community Sustainability Award

Award Information

To contribute to its mission to build a distinctive, world-class, small city with a vision to ensure the quality and sustainability of our natural and built environment, the City is establishing the Sustainability Awards Program to recognize and celebrate members of the community who are leading the way to a more sustainable future. The Awards honor and publicize residents, businesses, community groups, and nonprofits who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the City’s sustainability goals.

See full description of award information and scoring criteria in the 2024 Community Sustainability Award information packet

Award Timeline

February 1, 2024 – Nomination Period Opens at 12:01am

March 17, 2024 – Nomination Period Closes at 11:59pm

March 18 – 22, 2024 – Nominees and applicants are notified of nomination receipt 

March 27, 2024 – Last day for Committee members to submit list of questions for nominees

April 2, 2024 – Last day for nominees to provide responses to committee member questions

April 3, 2024 – Sustainability Committee will meet to discuss submitted nominations

April 10, 2024 – Committee members submit final scoring sheets for all nominations

April 11, 2024 – Notice of Award

April 18, 2024 – Presentation of Award

Nomination Form

Nominations will open on February 1st, 2024 and can be submitted through the nomination form. Thank you for your interest. 

Applicants are encouraged to draft responses to scoring criteria sections defined in Part III of the information packet prior to completing the online nomination form. Applicants will have the option to upload a maximum of two (2) supporting documents relevant to the project through the nomination form.

Resources

2024 Community Sustainability Award information packet

Complete a Nomination Form

United Nations Sustainability Development Goals

Questions?  Please contact info@cityofcocoabeach.com or 321-868-3341