Green jobs are a reality, and now is the time to honor the innovative companies that are creating them.
The Green Jobs Award program celebrates businesses that are making valuable contributions to both the economy and the environment. Private companies based in the US with at least $500,000 in revenue and 10 employees, and with a business model that preserves or enhances environmental quality are eligible. Click here for more information on the 2010 winners.
Applicants are judged on their environmental contribution, quality of their jobs and benefits, the diversity of employment opportunities, and their level of community engagement.
The 2011 Call for Applicants is now open! Read more here.
The 2011 Green Jobs Award program is being produced by SJF Institute and Clean Edge. The SJF Institute connects, inspires and accelerates sustainable entrepreneurs and the fields that support them. Clean Edge, Inc, is the world’s first research and advisory firm devoted to the clean-tech sector.
Sponsorships are available! Click here for more information.
Service Sponsor: B Lab
Green Jobs Award winners will receive pro bono business services from Certified B Corporations.
Service Partners: Promotional Support Provided By:
Green For All
Green Jobs Network
U.S. Department of Labor’s Green Jobs Community of Practice
The Institute for Sustainable Develoment / Green Plus