As part of the Evening of Recognition, Sustainable Kingston will be recognizing the contributions of individuals, businesses and organizations that inspire positive change and innovation while helping us build a livable and resilient community through the Sustainable Kingston Awards.

There are three awards that people can nominate for: Sustainability Champion, Youth Sustainability Champion, and Organizational Sustainability Champion (descriptions below). There will be an additional four awards that Sustainable Kingston decides upon.


Award Categories

Sustainability Champion

Awarded to an individual in our community who has shown outstanding commitment to Sustainable Kingston’s six priority areas. This individual actively engages in sustainability efforts, leads by example and gives back to the community.

Youth Sustainability Champion

Awarded to an individual of the Kingston community, who is 25 years of age or younger who has shown outstanding commitment to Sustainable Kingston’s Six Priority Areas. This individual actively collaborates with and participates in community activities.

Organizational Sustainability Champion

The Sustainable Kingston Plan sets out a vision to become Canada’s most sustainable city. The Organizational Sustainability Champion Award recognizes nominated groups, organizations and businesses from our community who are leading the way toward the Sustainable Kingston Plan. The winner of the award will be selected based specifically on their advancement of Sustainable Kingston’s six priority areas.

Sustainable Kingston awards nomination form

Name of Nominator *
Name of Nominator
Nominator Phone *
Nominator Phone
Name of Nominee *
Name of Nominee
For organizations or businesses nominated for the Sustainable Kingston Plan Award please select a primary contact.
Phone of Nominee
Phone of Nominee
Please select which award you are nominating for.
How did you hear about the Sustainable Kingston Awards?
(Check all that apply)
What did this nominee do in one or more of the six priority areas that makes them an exceptional choice for this award? (max 100 words)

Join us May 30, 2019 for Sustainable Kingston's Evening of RECOGNITION.

Application deadline for the Sustainable Kingston Awards is 4:30 PM on
Friday, April 26, 2019.

Award Eligibility:

  • Nominees must be an individual in our community

  • Those nominated for the Youth Champion Award must be 25 years of age or younger (as of December 31, 2018)

  • Self-nominations are welcome, but all nominations will be subject to approval

  • If the award recipient cannot attend the Evening of Recognition on May 30, 2019, that person must send someone else in their place to receive the award.