The Governor's Environmental Excellence Awards are the State's premier environmental awards program for recognizing outstanding environmental performance, programs and projects in the state.
These awards honor and recognize individuals, businesses, educators, institutions, communities, youth and others who have made significant contributions to environmental protection in New Jersey.
On December 15, ten new award recipients were honored at the 16th annual awards ceremony that was held at the New Jersey State Museum in Trenton. To learn more about the honorees and the awards ceremony, please visit:
To date, 147 award winners have been recognized since the program was established in 2000.
The awards program is sponsored by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust and the New Jersey Corporation for Advanced Technology, in partnership with the New Jersey State League of Municipalities.
"This year's honorees are to be commended for their leadership. Through their innovations and dedication to environmental protection, these recipients are setting strong examples and high standards for everyone in New Jersey to follow and are helping to building strong local partnerships. As stewards of New Jersey's environment, we salute the significant contributions of this year's winners."
Bob Martin, Commissioner, NJDEP
2015 Awards Ceremony
2015 award ceremony activities held at the New Jersey State Museum. |