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Nominations Open for 40 Hottest Emerging Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy
August 25, 2017 – 10:29 am | No Comment

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Florida, The Digest announced the official opening of nominations for the 40 Hottest Early-Stage Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. Nominate companies here.
Eligibility: Any companies engaged in the advanced bioeconomy as …

Nominations Open for Rosalind Franklin Award for Leadership in Industrial Biotechnology DEADLINE: March 24, 2017
March 8, 2017 – 3:18 pm | No Comment

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) is now accepting nominations for its fourth annual Rosalind Franklin Award for Leadership in Industrial Biotechnology. Each year, this award is given to an outstanding woman in the industrial biotechnology …

Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo Fleet Awards Nominations Open DEADLINE: March 24, 2017
February 28, 2017 – 4:19 pm | No Comment

(Advanced Clean Transportation Expo)  The Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo Fleet Awards are the ultimate recognition of fleet operators who show true leadership in sustainable transportation—having gone above and beyond to achieve sustanability in their …

Nominations Requested for George Washington Carver Award DEADLINE: March 10, 2017
February 27, 2017 – 7:38 pm | No Comment

(Biotechnology Innovation Organization)  The George Washington Carver Award was created to recognize significant contributions by individuals in the field of industrial biotechnology and its application in biological engineering, environmental science, biorefining and biobased products.  This …

Top 100 People in the Advanced Bioeconomy for 2017 Nominations Open DEADLINE: January 8, 2017
January 5, 2017 – 10:11 am | No Comment

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  We are making our list of the Top 100 People in Bioenergy together, but as with all Digest rankings and lists, we’d like you to participate.  The nominations link is …

Community Heroes Awards DEADLINE: February 1, 2017
January 2, 2017 – 2:16 pm | No Comment

(Awake Africa)  The Community Heroes Awards is an initiative of African Centre for Peace Building and Awake Africa Magazine which seeks to identify, celebrate and honor individuals and organizations who have committed themselves to promote …

Ethanol, Biodiesel Retailer Award Nominations Sought DEADLINE: December 31, 2016
December 14, 2016 – 5:39 pm | No Comment

(Dickenson County News)  Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey on Friday, Dec. 9, encouraged Iowa fuel retailers and gas stations to submit nominations for the Secretary’s Renewable Fuels Marketing Awards, which recognize fuel retailers that …

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Innovation Award “Bio-based Material of the Year 2017” DEADLINE: End of February 2017
December 1, 2016 – 2:30 pm | No Comment

For the tenth year running, the Innovation Award “Bio-based Material of the Year” will be granted, at the 10th International Conference on Bio-based Materials in Cologne, Germany,  to the young, innovative bio-based chemicals and materials …

The National Recycling Awards 2017 Are Open for Entries
November 2, 2016 – 8:56 pm | No Comment

(MRW) The UK’s biggest celebration of recycling and waste management excellence — The National Recycling Awards recognise excellence across the industry and beyond in addressing recycling, reuse and waste reduction – and are judged by their …

AACC – Climate Leadership Awards DEADLINE: November 1, 2016
October 21, 2016 – 6:12 pm | No Comment

(Solution Generation)  Solution Generation, in collaboration with the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), will honor one AACC member college with a $10,000 award for its excellence in climate leadership.
Solution Generation will reward the institution …

Voting Opens for the 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy
September 13, 2016 – 10:21 am | No Comment

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Yes, it’s time for voting in the Hot 50. Who will be #1?  In Florida, The Digest announced the official opening of voting for the 50 Hottest Companies in the …

Voting Opens for the 40 Hottest Emerging Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy.
September 9, 2016 – 11:47 am | No Comment

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Yes, it’s time for voting in the Hot 40. Who will be #1?  In Florida, The Digest announced the official opening of voting for the 40 Hottest Emerging Companies in …

Green Genome Awards DEADLINE: September 9, 2016
August 22, 2016 – 3:06 pm | No Comment

(SEED Center)As part of a national effort to support sustainability practices, programs and training at the nation’s more than 1,100 community colleges, the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) awards cash prizes to exemplary community colleges for …

The Hot 40 and Hot 50 for 2016-17: Nominations Open for Annual Advanced Bioeconomy Rankings
August 2, 2016 – 2:07 pm | No Comment

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) Who will be #1 – who will get your vote? Photo Voting expanded – special bonus votes for most original artwork.  —  In Florida, The Digest announced the official opening of …

Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists DEADLINE: August 1, 2016
May 10, 2016 – 10:53 am | No Comment

(Science Magazine)  This Prize was created to recognize that global economic health is dependent upon a vibrant research community and we need to encourage our best and brightest to continue in their chosen fields of …

Most Innovative European Biotech SME Award Nominations Launch; €10,000 Prize at Stake DEADLINE: June 27, 2016
May 9, 2016 – 5:24 pm | No Comment

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Belgium, EuropaBio invited small and medium sized biotech companies (SMEs) across Europe to apply for the 7th edition of the Most Innovative European Biotech SME Award – a unique …

Nominate a Future Maker: Nominate a Future Maker Imagine a World Free of Disease, Hunger and Environmental Threats — DEADLINE: March 11, 2016
March 3, 2016 – 4:29 pm | No Comment

For the thousands of innovative treatments and scientific advancements we have today, there are believers who overcome challenges, and enormous obstacles, to make the world a little better for all of us. These individuals are …

ACT Expo Fleet Awards — DEADLINE: March 18, 2016
March 3, 2016 – 2:30 pm | No Comment

The ACT Expo Fleet Awards are the ultimate recognition of fleet operators who show true leadership in sustainable transportation—having gone above and beyond what has been required to achieve sustainability in their transportation operations. (Note: OEMs, …

38th SBFC Awards Nominations Due Monday, February 29
February 22, 2016 – 3:17 pm | No Comment

(Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology)  Nominations are still being accepted for the SBFC Awards. Nominations submitted will be reviewed by the SBFC Awards Committee and winners will be announced on the website. Awards will …

World Biofuels Market Bio Business Awards Nominations Open DEADLINE: February 19, 2016
February 10, 2016 – 8:25 pm | No Comment

Nominations for this year’s WBM Bio Business Awards are now open.
Returning once again to World Bio Markets we have 8 carefully selected categories designed to celebrate and acknowledge the people, companies, partnerships and organisations that …

EPA Calls for the 21st Presidential Green Chemistry Award Nominations — DEADLINE: December 31, 2015
November 19, 2015 – 10:39 am | No Comment

(Environmental Protection Agency)  Program promotes environmental and economic benefits of using novel green technologies in chemical design, manufacture, and use  —  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its request for nominations for its 2016 …

C3E Women in Clean Energy Awards Nominations Open for $8,000 in 8 Categories DEADLINE: January 8, 2016
November 18, 2015 – 10:42 am | No Comment

The U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Awards recognize rising women working to advance clean, renewable sources of energy, related technologies, or clean energy policy. Each winner will receive $8,000 and national recognition. Winners …

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Innovation Award “Bio-based Material of the Year 2016” DEADLINE: February 8, 2016
November 4, 2015 – 6:14 pm | No Comment

(nova-Institut GmbH) For the ninth year running, the Innovation Award “Bio-based Material of the Year” will be granted to the young, innovative bio-based chemicals and materials industry for finding suitable applications and markets for bio-based …

Voting Opens for the 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy DEADLINE: January 15, 2016
August 31, 2015 – 11:56 am | No Comment

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Yes, it’s time for voting in the Hot 50. More than 100,000 votes expected. Who will be #1?  In Florida, The Digest announced the official opening of voting for the …