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Environmental Curriculum Awards

We encourage great environmental education in the North through our $20,000 annual Northland Regional Council Environmental Curriculum Awards.

Ruakaka School one of the Northland Regional Council 2014 Environmental Curriculum Award winners.Ruakaka School one of the Northland Regional Council 2014 Environmental Curriculum Award winners.

2015 Environmental Curriculum Awards

Application forms for the 2015 Environmental Curriculum Awards will be available from mid-March. Applications will close Tuesday, 28 April (week two, term two). 

What is an Environmental Curriculum Award?

A Northland Regional Council Environmental Curriculum Award recognises and supports great Environmental Education.

Your school could win up to $2,000 as an Environmental Curriculum Award winner. 

Northland Regional Council Environmental Curriculum Awards support schoolground-based environmental education through mana and funds for project materials. These projects must demonstrate sustainable management outcomes that contribute to Northland's environmental, social, economic and cultural health. Award funding does not pay for labour, hireage or contracted project work.

How does my school apply?

Step one:
Choose a project and a cool project name! 

Step two:
Print out the application form (The next application form will be available in mid-March.).

Step three:
Complete the application form (hardcopy version only) and email it to us with the required documentation.

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Previous winners 

2014

Find out what projects the 2014 award winning schools worked on

Read the media release announcing the 2014 Northland-wide winners

Media release announcing 2014 winners in the Whāngārei district

Media release announcing 2014 winners in the Kaipara district

Media release announcing 2014 winners in the Far North

2013

Find out what projects the 2013 award winning schools worked on

Find the Media release announcing the 2013 Northland-wide winners

Media release announcing 2013 winners in the Whāngārei district

Media release announcing 2013 winners in the Far North

Media release announcing 2013 winners in the Kaipara district

2012:

Find out what projects the 2012 award winning schools worked on

Media release announcing the 2012 Northland-wide winners

Media release announcing winners in the Whāngārei district

Media release announcing winners in the Far North

Media release announcing winners in the Kaipara district

2011: Find out what projects the 2011 award winning schools worked on

2010: Find out what projects the 2010 award winning schools worked on

2009: Find out what projects the 2009 award winning schools worked on

2008: Find out what projects the 2008 award winning schools worked on

2007: Find out what projects the 2007 award winning schools worked on

2006: Find out what projects the 2006 award winning schools worked on

2005: Read the news release about the 2005 award winning schools

 

For further information:

Contact Susan Botting, Environmental Education Officer at the Northland Regional Council, phone 0800 002 004 or email susanb@nrc.govt.nz