General Information

 
About the FSC Leadership Award:
The FSC Leadership Award recognizes excellence in the use of FSC certified products and commitment to responsible forest management.

These annual awards recognize individuals and organizations dedicated to protecting forests through FSC. Formerly known as the "Design & Build with FSC Awards,” the FSC Leadership Awards continue to recognize excellence in green building, while also celebrating other products, organizations and leaders in the FSC community.
 
Nominations must be in one of the following categories:
  • A design & build project - commercial, institutional, residential, mixed-use, furniture or other - completed in 2018 or 2017 and which utilized at least 50% FSC-certified materials. The project must be located in the United States or Canada.
  • An FSC-certified company or organization with a current and valid FSC certificate, headquartered in the United States or Canada.
  • An FSC trademark license holder with a current and valid trademark license, headquartered in the US or Canada.
  • A nonprofit organization with a common cause or partnership with the Forest Stewardship Council and with an office in the US or Canada.
  • An uncommon partnership: A campaign, event, or project that your company or organization completed in tandem with another company or organization brought about by your common interest in FSC and responsible forest management.
  • An individual champion: An individual who has exemplified extraordinary leadership in innovating and advancing FSC and responsible forest management 
How it works:
In addition to the general nominator/ nominee information below, as part of this nomination form you will be required to submit the following:
  1. A narrative about the nominee's story and achievements (max 1000 words)
  2. [For design & build category only:] Details on the FSC product(s) and percentage (by cost) of new wood that was used in the project, and any related green building credit forms
  3. 3-5 related images
  4. Upload additional supporting materials (optional)
A jury will select winners based on comparison of all applications received and in consideration  of the overall FSC marketplace. Winners will be notified by Friday, October 12, 2018.

You are welcome to self-nominate, or to nominate another.

Read about the 2017 and 2016 Leadership Award and Design & Build winners on our website.

Submissions are due Friday, September 14, 2018 at 11:45pm Central Standard Time.

If you have any questions, please email info@us.fsc.org or call 612-355-4511.

Please enter your contact information. (State field not required for nominations from Canada.)

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* 1. Please enter your contact information. (State field not required for nominations from Canada.)

Nominee's contact information (please include key contact person if the nominee is an organization. You are welcome to self-nominate, or to nominate another. State field not required for nominations in Canada.):

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* 2. Nominee's contact information (please include key contact person if the nominee is an organization. You are welcome to self-nominate, or to nominate another. State field not required for nominations in Canada.):

Please select the award category for which you are nominating (see definitions earlier in the "General Information" section):

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* 3. Please select the award category for which you are nominating (see definitions earlier in the "General Information" section):

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