The Catalyst Awards

Students, staff and faculty at 2017 Catalyst awards reception inside McCord Museum

The Catalyst Awards for Sustainability, held each spring, recognize students, staff, and faculty who have made meaningful and enduring contributions to the sustainability movement at McGill University.


Emerald Key Award: This award recognizes a student who has made significant and lasting contributions in furthering McGill’s culture of sustainability.

Faculty & Staff Award: This award recognizes a McGill administrative, support and/or academic staff who has inspired real change on McGill's campuses, increasing the sustainability of the University.

Group Initiative Award: This award recognizes projects that collaborative foster social and environmental sustainability at McGill, thus embodying the University’s definition of sustainability.

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