NZGCSA Environment Award
Supported by PGG Wrightson Turf
The New Zealand Golf Course Superintendents Association and PGG Wrightson Turf are looking to recognise its member's proactive approach to environmental stewardship.
Click here to download the 2015 Award Guide
In these times of increased environmental awareness and regulation, and with turf and amenity landscapes under public and legislative scrutiny, environmental management and responsibility has become a primary issue. The award is presented to the golf course judged to have the most environmentally sustainable practices and management in place.
The nominee must fill out a nomination form. Click here to download the 2015 Application form and then provide the supporting documentation with your application demonstrating how your course has implemented the most environmentally sustainable practices or management displayed excellence in golf course management.
Please make sure the following key judging points are covered:
Complete the application form. Application forms available on link above or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
When completing the form, provide as much detail as possible and include, wherever possible, supplementary information (i.e. photographs and any other relevant documentation).
Deadline for entries is the 31st March 2015.
Upon receiving all applications the Judging Panel will conduct an assessment of the applicants based upon their application form and create a short list of golf courses that will make it through to the second round. Judging of the Environment Award is conducted solely by the NZGCSA.
All entrants will receive feedback on their applications.
The Environment Award will be presented at the 2015 New Zealand Fine Turf Seminar in Wellington (dates to be confirmed).
$3,500 cash prize to the winning golf course.
$1,500 cash prize to the Superintendent of the winning golf club. Such prize money must be used for continued education/study trip for environmental stewardship.
Open to all golf courses in New Zealand that are members of the NZGCSA.
Past NZGCSA Environment Award Recipients: