Submission closes: October 10, 2017 11:59 PM

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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.

The Keep America Beautiful State Partnership Recognition National Award honors State Departments of Transportation, Environmental Quality, and/or other state agencies for their support of Keep America Beautiful State Affiliates.  State Affiliates may submit applications for one or more state agencies using separate applications.

Only a Keep America Beautiful State Affiliate may nominate.

All applications are judged by Keep America Beautiful National Staff.  Judges may request additional materials.  All winners will be notified by Dec. 1, 2017.  Awards are presented at Keep America Beautiful's Annual National Conference January 17-19, 2018 in Dallas, TX.

* 1. State Agency

* 2. State Affiliate

* 3. How should name appear on award, if selected?

* 4. Background: Describe the nature of your partnership. Provide information about financial support and/or staff support for state affiliate and/or local affiliate(s).

* 5. Public/Affiliate Partnership Projects: Describe applicable projects that were started, maintained and/or supported in the past 12 months.  Discuss any projects with other agencies, corporations, public sector groups, and community organizations that address litter prevention, beautification/community greening and/or recycling/waste reduction.  Describe how the project assisted in changing behaviors.

* 6. Summation: Describe in two to three sentences how this partnership has made your community a cleaner, greener, more beautiful place to live.

* 7. Supplemental Material:

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File may contain up to three pieces to substantiate the written responses.

Files that are not clearly named: AWARD CATEGORY and NOMINEE will not be considered.

Materials must be 2 MB and may include:
  • Photos (that illustrate engagement or impact). PLEASE NOTE: photo collages will not be accepted.
  • Press clips.

Please indicate in the comment box whether you chose to include supplemental materials in your application.

* 8. Highest elected official (contact to be notified upon receipt of award)

* 9. Administrator/Manager (contact to be notified upon receipt of award)

* 10. Are you a Florida DOT Grant recipient who would like a confirmation of your submission to the KAB National Awards program?

* 11. Keep America Beautiful reserves the right to use, reproduce, edit, or publish the submitted information. By submission of this form, you agree that Keep America Beautiful has the right to use any portion of your entry, name, and likeness. 

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