2017 GUPES Green Gown Awards are NOW OPEN
  Time:2017-08-17 

The Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability Green Gown Awards is a joint initiative supported by the United Nations Environment Programme and theEnvironmental Association for Universities and Colleges (EAUC), that expands the Green Gown Awards further across the globe with an emphasis on profiling and learning from the Southern Hemisphere. This exciting partnership with the Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability puts universities and colleges as leaders in sustainability as well as being able to continue their learning from global leaders. The Green Gown Awards are open to Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability Members across 6 regions (Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, North America and West Asia).

Important dates:

12 October 2017 - Application Deadline13 November 2017 - Finalists announced4 January 2018 - Case study and video deadline for FinalistsTBC – Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability Green Gown Awards Ceremony Winners announced

Reward your sustainability journey:

Applying for a GUPES Green Gown Award will not only motivate your team, management and students but it will inspire others in the sector to do more and opens the doors to new opportunities:

  • Acknowledging your team's efforts – engage your staff and students;
  • Raising your profile and showcase your sustainability excellence via events, case studies and videos;
  • Helping to gain recognitionfrom senior management;
  • Obtaining regional and international recognition; and
  • Joining a network of exceptional institutions with year-long promotion for your institution.

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