Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence

The Maine Department of Environmental Protection and Governor Paul R. LePage invite you to participate in our annual Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence. These awards honor businesses, non-profit organizations, public entities and new ventures for their extraordinary efforts to protect and improve Maine’s environment.

We are seeking to recognize applicants with projects and programs born from innovation and collaboration that have resulted in measurable environmental and economic benefits. Successful candidates will be those who are solving environmental challenges through constructive and creative solutions that go beyond standard techniques or regulatory compliance requirements.

How to Apply

Review our fact sheet for important information such as award categories, selection criteria and important dates. Download this year's application and submit by the due date.

For more information about the Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence, please contact David.Madore (207) 287-5842.

Past Award Recipients