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Do You Have an Award-Winning Program? ?

Do You Have an Award-Winning Program?  ?

2019 Recycle Florida Today Environmental Sustainability Awards


Recycle Florida Today, Inc. would like to recognize those with outstanding programs in the business of recycling. The Recycle Florida Today Environmental Sustainability (RFTES) award displays outstanding programs and/or businesses in the field of recycling and environmental sustainability. Pursuing significantly increased awareness and the ability to motivate others to maximize their recycling, composting, grass-roots efforts, waste reduction, sustainability efforts and improving their recycling rates through education, outreach and by example.

We are looking for innovative, new, and exciting programs, out-of-the-box methods of education and outreach, outstanding recycling programs and more. If you think you have an award-winning program, consider submitting for a RFTES award.

If you know of or feel that your program is exemplary and deserving of the industries leading recycling association award submit for a RFTES today!

Awards application deadline is Friday, May 31


Submit the $75 awards fee and begin your application!


Categories and How to Apply

Award category:

  • Environmental Steward of the Year

How to apply:

  1. Review the rubric for presentations here – RFTES Submission Instructions.pdf and 2019 RFTES Rubric.pdf
  2. Individuals and organizations interested in submitting may complete the online awards registration and submit the $75 payment per award submission;  Click here to submit your application fee.  You must provide your intent of entry by Friday, May 31.
  3. Prepare your presentation in PDF with your video(s), PowerPoint, and/or pictures embedded into your presentation.  Upload your completed presentation here –  The deadline to provide your presentation has been extended to Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 5:00 pm (EST) via the Dropbox link provided.
  4. Submissions will receive an email confirmation of receipt once the application fee has been processed.
  5. Final voting and the selection of the award winner will be held by a review committee industry professionals.
  6. For questions regarding your program or submission contact Jim Davis at, with a cc’ to, or call Heather Armstrong, RFT at (850) 907-1278.



Submit the $75 awards fee and begin your application!



The winner(s) will receive:

Winners are publicly recognized and presented with their award at the Awards luncheon held at the RFT Annual Conference.  The winners will also be highlighted in various outlets, including RFT social networks and newsletter.  RFTES award winners may also be invited to talk about what makes their program worthy of recognition at RFT’s Annual Conference the following year, eSessions and lunch and learn opportunities.  The ongoing recognition you will receive as an award winner will boost your reputation and prominence as a leader in the industry.