APEGA Environment and Sustainability Award

This award is presented to members of APEGA who have demonstrated excellence in the application of engineering or geoscientific methods towards preservation of the environment and the practice of sustainable development.

Nominations for the 2024 Summit Awards have closed. Next year's nominations will open summer 2024. 

Join us April 25, 2024 at the Summit Awards Gala to find out who this year's recipients are.

Environment and Sustainability Award Criteria

Nominations are evaluated and scored for up to 100 points. Be sure to write your nomination to address as much of these criteria as possible for the best chance at being selected.

  1. Project Description and Systemic Issues (30 points)
  2. Environmental Impact (30 Points)
  3. Application of Professional Skills (30 Points)
  4. Project Location (10 Points)


Nominating Someone for an Award

APEGA relies on its members and permit holders, and even the public, to nominate outstanding individuals in the professions. Nomination is always free, and you can submit as many nominations as you like. 

You can take up to 30 days to get your nomination submitted using the Save & Resume button at the bottom of each page of the nomination form.

Get tips on writing a great nomination, and how we assess nominations

Download a Word document template if you'd rather work offline

Email [email protected] if you need more help or have any questions

What does it take to be a Environment and Sustainability award recipient?

Here are some of our Environment and Sustainability award recipients. Explore their profiles to learn what it takes to receive the award.

Mr. Ole Yin, P.Eng.

2024 Recipient

Dr. Quazi Hassan, P.Eng.

2023 Recipient

Biosolids and Willow Trees for a Low Carbon Economy

2022 Recipient

The Bioengineering Demonstration and Education Project

2020 Recipient