Texas Environmental Excellence Awards
Thank you everyone who submitted an application for a 2017 award!
ANNOUNCEMENT: Finalists for the 2017 awards have been selected! To see the full list of finalists visit www.teea.org/finalists/. We will announce the winners from this list on March 6th on Facebook and TEEA.org . Congratulations finalists!
The Texas Environmental Excellence Awards (TEEA) celebrate the efforts of citizens, communities, businesses, and organizations to preserve and protect the Texas environment. The public may nominate an individual, community, company, or organization for an award. They can also nominate themselves. To apply, go to <teea.org/apply> during our submission period (generally, June through September) and complete one of our applications.
More about the Awards
Each year, the Texas Environmental Excellence Awards honor achievements in environmental preservation and protection. As the state's highest environmental honor, the Office of the Governor and TCEQ commissioners recognize outstanding projects from nine diverse categories:
- Innovative Operations/Management
- Pollution Prevention
- Water Conservation
Recognition of Award Winners
The TCEQ will host a banquet on May 17, 2017, to honor the 2017 award winners. Held in Austin as part of the , this celebration of environmental achievements is hosted by the commissioners of the TCEQ.