Jul 21, 2019, 8:09

Brightwater: A Center for the Study of Food Culinary Awards of Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Sustainability

Two Awards

Green Award: Recognizes culinary programs that promote and incorporate sustainability efforts as part of their curriculum and operations.

Food Entrepreneurship Award: Identifies culinary programs that either 1) teach or encourage entrepreneurship in their programming or 2) implement revenue-generation and cost-savings into their operations.

Submission Guidelines

  • Open to individuals and all culinary programs.
  • Open to all secondary and post-secondary schools.
  • Include all contact information in your application
  • Entries judged in the areas of quality of design, applicability, replicability, stewardship, success in implementation of the project or concept, impact upon the college and community, and thoughtful innovation in practice and technique.

Application includes:

  • Description of accomplishment(s) in less than 500 words
  • Attach documentation illustrating the effort
  • Show how you measure success of this idea/initiative/effort
  • Project submission should be submitted electronically in a single email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Put Award Title in the subject line
  • Do not mail items to Brightwater; material will not be returned.
  • Submission Deadline: April 8, 2019
  • Winners announced: May 1, 2019
  • Award winners will be notified in writing
  • Winners in each category receive a $1000 award and a plaque to honor their achievement.
  • Past winners may reapply each year for new initiatives or awards.