The International Green Gown Awards recognise exceptional sustainability initiatives being undertaken by the world’s higher education institutions. The awards set the bar and put every learning institution at the heart of delivering the UN Global Goals.
The International awards are open to any university, higher or further education institution across the world and are supported by the UN Environment. Institutions can enter directly if they are not located in a region with a dedicated awards scheme (applications close March 31, 2022).
The Green Gown Awards are delivered on a regionally in Australasia, the UK & Ireland, France and French Speaking Canada. In these regions, the regional winners are automatically entered into the International scheme to compete in the following categories:
- 2030 Climate Action
- Benefitting Society
- Creating Impact*
- Next Generation Learning & Skills
- Student Engagement
- Sustainability Institution of the Year
*Australasian regional category only
The International Green Gown Awards are administered by EAUC and supported by ACTS.