& Community Leadership Awards
SAVE THE DATE: OCTOBER 26, 2023
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2022 AWARD WINNERS!
The City of Raleigh took home two awards, for Raleigh Union Station and The Law Enforcement Training Center. Ally Charlotte Center received the Health/Well-Being Award along with the People's Choice. Fitts-Woolard Hall at NC State was honored in the Higher Education category, Volvo Car University for Advancing Sustainable Technologies, and Fifth Third Center for LEED Operations and Maintenance. Congratulations as well to our two outstanding Community Impact Individual Award recipients, Jeff Austin and Peter Fleming.
Check out all the details on our 2022 Awards page
USGBC's Community Leadership Awards celebrate excellence from projects, people, and partners that are working to create better buildings and better lives for all in their local community. Nominations are open to all communities in the Big South region, including USGBC Carolinas.
See past USGBC Carolinas Community Leader Award recipients >>
Awards will be given in multiple categories. In order to apply for a USGBC Carolinas award, projects must be located within North or South Carolina, regardless of where the nominator or project owner are located. Projects that received a USGBC award in the last three years are not eligible. Project teams who have won awards in the past three years are welcome to submit new projects.
Award recipients will be announced and honored at USGBC Carolina's annual Green Gala awards celebration on October 26, 2023, at the Terrace at Cedar Hill in Charlotte, North Carolina.
NOMINATIONS ARE DUE JULY 24, 2023
There is a $35 fee for project award applications. No fee will be charged for nominating people or partners.
CALL FOR JUDGES
USGBC is currently seeking LEED professionals to serve as project award judges for our Community Leadership Awards programs in the Carolinas and across the southern regions. Learn more about this opportunity.
Show your support for green building in the Carolinas by sponsoring our 2023 Community Leadership Awards! Sign on as a sponsor early to get the most out of your promotional benefits!
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THANK YOU TO THE 2022 SPONSORS
USGBC CAROLINA COMMUNITIES
MAKING THE CAROLINAS REGION A GREENER, HEALTHIER, MORE EQUITABLE PLACE TO LIVE, WORK AND PLAY.
USGBC Carolina Communities aim to make healthy and sustainable buildings a reality for occupants in the places we live, work and play. Our diverse membership includes builders, architects, construction and sustainability professionals, environmentalists, nonprofits and students — all providing a wealth of knowledge and industry access at every level. USGBC Carolinas is part of USGBC's large network helping advance sustainable places to live and work nationwide. Providing a path to build sustainable, resilient, equitable and healthy communities for all.