Category Archives: Contests & Awards

Witnessing Change Video Competition – April 1st deadline

We are pleased to announce the Climate Cost Project’s 2016/2017 *Witnessing Change Video Competition*. The competition gives advanced high school and college students an opportunity to document local impacts of climate change, educating themselves, their communities, and the public. In addition to the video contest, the Climate Cost Project provides interdisciplinary educational materials on the […]

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Wege Prize 2017 now accepting team registrations – $30K Design Competition Open to Students Worldwide

The 2017 Wege Prize Competition is now open and accepting applications by the end of November. This year’s theme is “How can we create a circular economy?,” and there are $30,000 in cash prizes available! See below for more information. Now in its fourth year, Wege Prize is a global transdisciplinary design competition that gives […]

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Eco-Contest for Students: Sign Up to Win 10K + Trip to SF!

Sign Up for Project Green Challenge! Project Green Challenge is a 30 day contest, from October 1-30, that informs high school, college and grad school students about eco-conscious living. Learn more and sign up at: projectgreenchallenge.com The daily challenges explore themes like carbon footprint, sustainable agriculture, wellness, organic and non-GMO food, ethical fashion, and more — Project […]

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BTV storm drain mural project seeking submissions- Deadline: 9/7

Reposted from the Burlington Free Press Calling all artists! This September, Burlington’s streets will come alive with color during the city’s first ever storm drain mural project. Chittenden County Stream Team (CCST) will be accepting art concepts for this stormwater awareness campaign between now and Sept. 6. The purpose of the mural project will be […]

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Seeking Nominations for the City of Burlington’s Clavelle and Bloomthenthal Awards

Do you know a professional who has gone above-and-beyond to make Burlington a great place to live, work, play and do business?  Do you know a volunteer whose efforts make Burlington a better community? Consider nominating these exceptional people for the Peter Clavelle Award or the Herb Blumenthal Award for Community Activism. The PETER CLAVELLE […]

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It’s Go Time! – Win a GoPro

Sign up by July 20th to help battle carbon pollution, and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a GoPro Hero Session 4. Once you sign-up, you’ll be automatically entered to win a ton of other awesome prizes, like Darn Tough socks, iPad and a Apple TV. Wow! Already signed-up? You’re already eligible to […]

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2016 Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship – Deadline: June 15

2016 Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship is available for the high school seniors and college undergraduate students who are planning or enrolled in a field related to sustainability or marketing. The Scholarship Deadline is June 15th, 2016. We thought your students might find this information useful. Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship Regards, USA Scholarships Scholarships and Financial Aid […]

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Help Burlington get green honors!

Burlington kicks off bid for green honors Free Press Staff 12:08 a.m. EDT April 27, 2016 (Photo: Courtesy Destenie Vital/Burlington Electric Department) Although Burlington’s reputation as a green city extends well beyond its borders, local residents were asked Tuesday to tout those credentials further, specifically by tooting BTV’s horn through social media. An air of playful urgency […]

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