NYWEA Award: 1. Nelson A. Rockefeller Award

Back to Awards List   Submit a nomination for 2019

Application Deadline: October 1


Awarded to an elected official at a City (population over 250,000), State or National level who has made a substantial and meaningful contribution to advancing effective environmental programs.


1. Sponsoring legislation advancing and supporting environmental programs. 2. Financial support to environmental programs. 3. Support of environmental public education efforts. 4. Promotion of environmental research programs.


Nomination Format:

*Note:  Submissions are expected t be highly organized, well-thought out, and a minimum of 500 words in length.