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, the nation's iconic community improvement nonprofit organization, 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.

Keep America Beautiful recognizes outstanding youth, schools and educators who have exhibited exceptional commitment toward the vision that all communities will be clean, green and beautiful.

Awards may recognize: 
  • Youth groups (e.g., Off-Campus - Girl/Boy Scouts, 4-H, Girl's / Boy's Clubs or On-Campus school club)
  • Youth leader / individual (under the age of 25)
  • Education institution -- school, school district, educational center
  • Educator
Winners may be recognized in multiple categories based on the quality of the application and judges' discretion.
  • Winners will be selected by a volunteer panel of members of the current Keep America Beautiful Youth Advisory Council and education team, along with Keep America Beautiful national staff.
  • Keep America Beautiful reserves the right to not award in one or all categories.
  • Winners may also be selected on the basis of other 2019 Keep America Beautiful Awards applications
  • Winners may be selected at the discretion of Keep America Beautiful staff.
  • 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. Which category best describes the nominee?

Question Title

* 2. 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.