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, and/or
Winners may be recognized in multiple categories based on the quality of the application and judges' discretion.
Winners will be judged and selected by members of the current Keep America Beautiful Youth Advisory Council and Education Team, along with Keep America Beautiful National Staff. Judges may request additional materials. Award winners may not be selected in every category. Winners will be notified by Dec. 1, 2017. Awards are presented at Keep America Beautiful's Annual National Conference, Jan. 17-19, 2018, in Dallas, Texas .