A Call for Nominations

2013 NPS Environmental Achievement Award

The National Park Service is accepting nominations for the 2013 NPS Environmental Achievement (EA) Awards. The NPS EA Award offers an opportunity to recognize concessioners who demonstrate exceptional accomplishments toward the overall goal of preservation and protection of the resources under our stewardship. NPS EA Award nomination packages are due by February 28, 2013.

The NPS EA Award recognizes outstanding achievements in the following areas:

  • Sustainability Hero;

  • Green Innovation;

  • Lean, Clean, and Green;

  • Good Neighbor;

  • Green Dream Team Award;

  • Building the Future Award; and

  • Environmental Stewardship.

To be eligible, all or part of the nominated project or activity must have occurred during Fiscal Year 2012 (October 1, 2011 - September 30, 2012).

If you are interested in submitting a nomination, please contact your park or regional Commercial Services representative for the 2013 NPS EA Award Nomination Instructions and the necessary forms.

! New ! 2013 NPS Healthy Parks Healthy People Award

The National Park Service is accepting nominations for the new 2013 NPS Healthy Parks Healthy People (HPHP) Awards. The NPS HPHP Award offers an opportunity to recognize concessioners who demonstrate exceptional accomplishments that increase public recognition of the value of parks and public lands to improve and maintain people's health and well-being. NPS HPHP Award nomination packages are due by February 28, 2013.

The NPS HPHP Award recognizes outstanding achievements in the following areas:

  • Healthy Hero;

  • Healthy Pioneer;

  • Healthy Recreation;

  • Healthy and Sustainable Food;

  • Healthy Habitat;

  • Healthy Science; and

  • Healthy Future.

To be eligible, all or part of the nominated project or activity must have occurred during Fiscal Year 2012 (October 1, 2011 - September 30, 2012).

If you are interested in submitting a nomination, please contact your park or regional Commercial Services representative for the 2013 NPS HPHP Award Nomination Instructions and the necessary forms.

! New ! DOI Partners in Conservation Award

This award is granted to Department employees and partners, including individuals and groups who work cooperatively with the Department, its Bureaus or offices, to achieve common goals related to conservation. The award may be granted for outstanding performance and direct service to the effectiveness of the Department�s mission including service to any of the bureaus or offices of the Department.

To be eligible, all or part of the nominated project or activity must have occurred during Fiscal Year 2012 (October 1, 2011 - September 30, 2012).

If you are interested in submitting a nomination, please contact your park or regional Commercial Services representative for the 2013 DOI Partners in Conservation Award Nomination Instructions and the necessary forms.

Please contact Kat Berry, WASO Commercial Services, at kat_berry@nps.gov or 202.513.7153, with any further submittal questions or problems.