California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

Awards Websites

Governor's Environmental and Economic Leadership Awards. This is California's highest and most prestigious environmental honor, awarded annually by the Governor. The program recognizes individuals and businesses that have demonstrated exceptional leadership and made notable contributions in conserving our precious resources, protecting and enhancing our environment, and building public-private partnerships.

President’s Environmental Youth Awards. Sponsored by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, this program recognizes young people across America for projects that demonstrate their commitment to the environment. Projects submitted in the past have covered a wide range of subject areas, including recycling programs in schools and communities.

Last updated: August 24, 2009
Office of Education and the Environment
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