TropEco Awards

TropEco Sustainability Awards

Nominations for the 2016 TropEco Awards are now open!

The annual TropEco Sustainability Awards recognise the outstanding contribution of students, staff and alumni to sustainability both at JCU and in the wider community. The 2016 awards will be held in October, with nominations closing on Friday September 23rd.

Award categories

The 2016 TropEco Sustainability Awards have nine categories. The awards are structured around the LiFE Index framework, with additional awards included to recognise the broad contributions of students and staff.

This year's award categories are:

  • TropEco Excellence Award - Staff
  • TropEco Excellence Award - Student
  • Leadership & Governance
  • Partnerships & Engagement
  • Facilities & Operations
  • Learning & Teaching
  • Research
  • JCU Alumni Award
  • People’s Choice Award

2016 Award Guidelines

The Award Guidelines help you understand the award categories and nomination process.

Download the 2016 TropEco Award Guidelines - PDF


Anyone can nominate someone (or themselves) for a TropEco Award and the nomination process is easy. Just fill out the nomination form below and email it to Nominations are now open and close on Friday 23rd September at 5pm.

TropEco Sustainability Awards 2016 - Nomination Form - PDF

TropEco Sustainability Awards 2016 - Nomination Form - Word

Previous winners

Click on the links below to see a summary of the previous TropEco Award winners and their projects.

2011 TropEco Award winners

2012 TropEco Award winners

2013 TropEco Award winners

2014 TropEco Award winners

2015 TropEco Award winners