Submission closes: October 15, 2019 11:59 PM

Instructions for completing nomination:

Thank you for taking the time to recognize outstanding individuals and/or organizations by nominating them for an award. In this form, Keep America Beautiful asks you to provide information about the nominee and why you believe the nominee is deserving of the award.

We provide guidelines in the "Written Responses" section about the length of responses. Applications that do not follow length requirements may be disqualified.

You may preview the application in its entirety in the PDF here. If you wish to save a copy of your answers offline, we encourage you to copy your answers into a Word document or a PDF editor.

Keep America Beautiful is the iconic national nonprofit organization that inspires and educates people to take action every day to improve and beautify their community environment. We envision a country where every community is a clean, green, and beautiful place to live.

A pioneer in establishing the national Keep America Beautiful Affiliate Network, William (Bill) Nash worked tirelessly with community leaders across the country. The Keep America Beautiful William Nash Award recognizes a new Keep America Beautiful affiliate (completed affiliation within the last three years) for its outstanding achievement in implementing the Keep America Beautiful Behavior-Change System in their community.

How to Nominate an Affiliate:

Any affiliate certified in the past three years that has demonstrated the aforementioned achievements is eligible to either self-nominate or be nominated.
  • Winners will be selected by a volunteer panel of current and past members of the affiliate network, Keep America Beautiful leaders, and, when applicable, Keep America Beautiful national staff. 
  • Keep America Beautiful reserves the right to not award any applicants in this category.
  • Winners may be selected at the discretion of Keep America Beautiful staff. 
  • Applications or nominees from affiliates who are not in Good Standing with Keep America Beautiful will not be considered. 
  • Judges may request additional materials. 
  • All winners will be notified by Dec. 15, 2019. 
  • Awards will be presented at Keep America Beautiful's National Conference
    • February 12 - 14, 2020 in Memphis, TN.

Question Title

* 1. How should the name appear on the award, if selected? 
*Please ensure proper spelling.  Your submission to this question will be used in the KAB National Awards Program Booklet and on your award.