32nd Annual Emerald Awards
The Emerald Awards showcase organizations, projects, and individuals from across Alberta that are working to address environmental and climate change issues.
The 32nd Annual Emerald Awards took place on June 7, 2023, at the Citadel Theatre in Edmonton.
Check out the 32nd Annual Emerald Awards digital program
Emerald award recipients receive:
- A $2,000 grant to support their work or to donate to an environmental charity of their choice
- A profile of their work through our Sharing Stories program, which includes the Emerald Documentary Series, What On EARTH Can We Do? podcast, and Emerald Speakers Series
- A certificate and Emerald Awards recipient logo to commemorate their achievement
- A feature on our website
All nominations are reviewed by a third-party panel of judges who choose a maximum of three nominations per category to be shortlisted, one of which will be named as the recipient.
Nominations are scored based on the following:
- Degree of environmental benefits and impact
- Degree of community impact
- Alignment with The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
- Alignment with the Seventh Generation Principle