Know of a Great Environmental Project?

The State of Texas is seeking applications and nominations for the 21st Annual Texas Environmental Excellence Awards (TEEA), the highest environmental honor in the state.

Applications are now closed. Applications for the 2015 awards will open in August 2014.

To apply under the Technical/Technology category, please submit the Technical Application. For all other categories, please use the General Application.

We suggest downloading a Word document of the application and completing the application off-line. Once you have the answers complete, cut and paste the answers into this online application.

Application Instructions.docx
General Application.docx
Technical Application.docx

By recognizing the inspiring efforts of businesses, local governments, schools, students, individuals, and other entities, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) is embracing its mission to preserve and protect the environment in Texas.

View Past Winners and Videos of their projects!

Share Your Environmental Success Story!

The awards recognize outstanding environmental projects in nine diverse categories from all over Texas.

• Agriculture
• Civic/Community
• Education
• Individual
• Pollution Prevention
• Innovative Operations/Management
• Technical/Technology
• Water Conservation
• Youth

If you would like an example of a winning application, please call us at (512) 239-3143 or email