Lacombe County Environmental Stewardship Award Now Open

Lacombe County is excited to open nominations for the Environmental Stewardship Award, which is designed to recognize a Lacombe County resident who practices environmental conservation and sustainability on their property. 

Any member of the public can nominate an individual for this award. A committee will select the successful recipient. The nomination period is from July 5, 2022 to August 31, 2022. Please submit applications in person or by email to . The winner is selected by a judging panel and will receive a one-time cash prize of $1,500. 

Eligibility 

  • The nominee must be a resident and practicing environmental stewardship within Lacombe County
  • Can only be a recipient of the award once 
  • Nomination forms need to be submitted before August 31, 2022

APPLICATION FORM:  document LC Environmental Stewardship Award Application Form (92 KB)

About Lacombe County’s Environmental Program

Lacombe County is committed to supporting our resident’s understanding of environmental sustainability and aiding them in making decisions that consider their relationships to natural systems, communities, and future generations. In 2021, Lacombe County implemented the Environmental Community Engagement Program, which replaced the Environmental Improvement Grant program. The Environmental Community Engagement Program will run for a total of three years and comprises three components: a wetland education program, an environmental stewardship award, and a resident environmental sustainability program.