Cornwall Sustainability Awards 2017

Applications now open for Cornwall Sustainability Awards 2017

The Cornwall Sustainability Awards 2017 is now open for entries. This year, as well as accepting applications, we are also keen to receive your nominations for people or organisations that you think should apply.

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The categories for 2017 are:

  • Best Managed Business: Small, Medium and Large
  • Best contribution towards creating a sustainable food economy, from nature to plate (branding, campaign, product, service, individual or company).
  • Best contribution towards the creation of a sustainable energy economy (through new sources of energy, new ownership modules, ultra-efficiency methods etc).
  • Best contribution to sustainability in the built environment for retrofit or new build projects (domestic, community or commercial).
  • Tomorrow’s contribution to sustainability (innovative product, service, idea, company).
  • Best contribution to resource efficiency (product, service, campaign).
  • Best contribution to Cornwall’s ‘Brand’ through sustainability.
  • Best individual contribution. Either someone who has gone over and above the call of duty within their day job, or someone who shows a lifelong achievement through a career in sustainability.
  • Best contribution to sustainability by increasing resilience in the community.
  • Theme of 2017: Best contribution to environmental growth.

Overall winner (chosen from all the category winners).

  • You can contact us to nominate someone or an organisation, or
  • Apply for an award yourself

The closing deadline for nominations and applications is Monday October 16th. The awards ceremony will be held at The Headland Hotel Newquay on Friday 1st December. 

For more information about the awards, please visit

 Published on 06/06/2017