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Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KMB) Individual Achievement Awards

Awards to Mississippi Individuals to Recognize
Outstanding Community Beautification Initiatives

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Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KMB)

Deadline Date:

03/15/19 Emailed by Midnight or Postmarked by Date

Description:

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Awards to Mississippi individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to environmental stewardship and community beautification. Candidates must demonstrate leadership in the areas of recycling and waste reduction, litter cleanup or prevention, or community improvement and beautification. These awards are designed to honor those who have committed themselves to delivering cleaner, greener, and more beautiful communities. Awards will be presented at Keep Mississippi Beautiful Awards Ceremony on April 25, 2019 in Jackson, MS.

Award Categories:
1. Mayor of the Year Award: Honors a mayor in Mississippi who supports the KMB mission.
2. Law Enforcement Official of the Year Award: Honors a law enforcement official in Mississippi who supports the KMB mission.
3. Pat Fordice Award: Honors a leader of beautification, recycling and litter cleanup in Mississippi. This award is given in honor of the former First Lady who was a dedicated supporter of Keep Mississippi Beautiful.
4. Louise Godwin Award: Honors a leader of beautification, recycling and litter cleanup in Mississippi. This award is given in honor of one of the key founders of KMB.
5. Ron Aldridge Volunteer of the Year Award: Honors a superior volunteer who dedicates time and energy to further the KMB mission.


GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 177838

Number of Grants:

5 Awards total; 1 award in each category

Term of Contract:

These awards recognize accomplishments in 2018.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Awards are made to mayors, law enforcement officials, individuals, and volunteers.

Pre-Application Information:

Nominations are due March 15, 2019.

Awards will be presented at Keep Mississippi Beautiful Awards Ceremony on April 25, 2019 in Jackson, Mississippi.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Email application materials to: neeley@keepmsbeautiful.com

Or mail to:

Keep Mississippi Beautiful
208 Key Drive, Suite B
Madison, MS 39110

(800) 545-3764

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Mississippi