How to Nominate Someone

2019 nominations are now closed

The next nomination period will open in March 2020

Award eligibility

  • You can nominate anyone as long as their environmental work impacts Saanich.
  • If the nominee works in an environmental field, share how their work exceeds their job requirements.
  • Members of the Environment and Natural Areas Committee, Saanich staff and Saanich Council cannot receive awards.

Award categories

  • Individual
  • Volunteer Organization
  • Business
  • Youth
  • Biodiversity Conservation
  • Long-Term Environmental Achievement
  • Sustainability

Evaluation criteria

The Environmental and Natural Areas Advisory Committee evaluates nominations on:

  • Project significance.
  • Duration and/or magnitude of the effort.
  • Degree of innovation.
  • Project’s long-term sustainability.
  • Past efforts.

Receive announcements

We announce information about the awards online, by email (to a circulation list), in recreation centres and in Saanich News ads. To be on the email circulation list, so you receive an email when nominations open each year, please contact