The 2014 award nomination submission period has closed. 
The winner will be announced at the annual conference. 

All types of programs, big and small, public and private, will be considered. Examples of the types of programs that you may want to nominate include: recycling programs (public, private, commercial, corporate, industrial, institutional, school, etc.), composting programs, special event recycling and/or composting programs, education/outreach programs, waste reduction/reuse programs. The award winner will be recognized at the 2014 Annual Conference & Exhibition at the Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest on Thursday, May 1, 2014 and will receive a unique award created by a Michigan artist to honor their program.


2013 Award of Excellence winners


       Reeths-Puffer Kindergarten Penn Pilot Program                                                                                              James Vicenzi- Lakestate Industries,
                                                                                                                                                                                           Upper Peninsula Recycling Coalition

Previous Winners (PDF)