Awards Nomination Deadline Extended to October 17th – please submit by 5pm.
Please submit nominations for all of the wonderful environmental care and action in Cork being carried out by public institutions, the business and commercial sector, community groups and individuals.
All nominations will be considered by the selection panel which consists of members of the CEF Management Committee and Michael Ewing from the Irish Environmental Network. The following forms can be completed easily on line.
The CEF annual environmental awards were established in 2001 to mark the outstanding contribution of individual citizens, organisations and businesses to the preservation or improvement of the environment of Cork City and County. Amongst the many past winners are Noel Dillon (Individual Category) , ex-County Manager for his vision in helping to establish CEF in 1995; Sustain West Cork (Community & Voluntary Category); Cork City and County Heritage Officers for Biodiversity Plans (Public) and Avego (Private) for their car sharing app.
This year as always CEF is looking for nominations for individuals, groups or businesses in the 4 pillars of society as listed below as well as the Community Garden Award initiated in 2009.
Please note that in the first 4 categories below, nominations are for specific projects or actions.
– Community and Voluntary sector
– Commercial and Business sector
– Public sector
– Outstanding individual actions
– Community Garden
If you know of a person, group or business who is contributing in a positive way to the environment, please nominate them for one of the above awards by completing the
It would also be useful to submit any photos or other supporting material that may be available.
The awards ceremony will be held on the evening of Thursday 5th December 2013 at the Firkin Crane, Shandon, Cork City.
The event also serves as a seasonal social event for CEF members and interested parties with a wine reception and music so please drop in and join us for an evening of inspiration and recognition of the good work being done all around us.
Deadline for receipt of nominations has been extended to 17th October 2013.