If your community did not fill out an application last year, create a new account. If your community submitted an application last year, you can use the same login information and have access to your previous application. If you need any help getting access to your previous account, please contact Sara Walters at email@example.com.
The GCAA program is one of the most prestigious annual environmental awards in Texas. This year, 10 winning communities will share $2 million in landscape awards from the Texas Department of Transportation for their outstanding overall efforts to keep their communities beautiful.
The Awards recognize achievement in 7 areas:
- Community Leadership and Coordination
- Public Awareness
- Beautification and Community Improvement
- Litter Prevention and Cleanup
- Solid Waste Management
- Litter Law and Illegal Dumping Enforcement
The Governor's Community Achievement Awards will open January 1, 2019 . The award application must be submitted online, with written summary and supplemental materials uploaded and application fees received by 11:59 p.m., February 15, 2019. Late, faxed or emailed entries will not be accepted. There is an application fee of $25/entry.
GCAA scores and judges' comments will be sent to applicants by 5 p.m., April 20, 2019.