TropEco Awards

TropEco Sustainability Awards

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 award ceremonies were held on Wednesday 11th October in Cairns and Thursday 12th October in Townsville.

Award categories

The 2017 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

2017 Award Guidelines

Nominations are now closed for 2017.


Nominations are now closed for 2017.

2017 Winners Announced

2017 TropEco Award winners

Previous winners

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

2016 TropEco Award winners

2015 TropEco Award winners

2014 TropEco Award winners

2013 TropEco Award winners

2012 TropEco Award winners

2011 TropEco Award winners