Frederick Seeks Sustainability Award Applications

The Frederick County Sustainability Commission is accepting applications for its 2022 Sustainability Awards.

The awards recognize individuals and organizations in Frederick County that have made outstanding contributions in helping the county advance sustainability efforts. Awards are based on leadership, innovation, and success in sustainability. Awards are available to (a) Individuals (non-students), (b) Students/Student Groups, (c) Nonprofits, (d) Commercial Enterprises (50 or fewer employees), and (e) Commercial Enterprises (over 50 employees).

Examples of outstanding efforts include, but are not limited to, implementing energy efficiency, encouraging renewable energy, improving air and water quality, reusing and recycling, and/or supporting a sustainable quality of life.  

Applications are reviewed by the Frederick County Sustainability Commission.

Self-applications or nominations of others accepted. Application forms are due July 8, 2022. Electronic submissions are preferred and should be sent to

Copies of the forms are available at

For more information, contact Ms. Ashbacher at 301-600-6864 or by emails at

Read the County press release.