Celebration of Excellence in Environmental Education

Event Details:

Program: Location:
5:00pm Social The Garden- A SURG Banquet Facility
5:20pm Welcome 725 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
5:30pm Dinner  
6:30pm Awards Presentation Meal options include: Herb-roasted chicken,
Pan-seared salmon, and Roasted eggplant
Make a weekend out of the celebration. Special room rates are available to attendees at two excellent Milwaukee area hotels near the event space. Just let them know you are coming for the Wisconsin Association of Environmental Education (WAEE) when you make your reservations.
Hotel Metro Milwaukee – room discount available until 3/27/2019
1(877) 638-7620  
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee – room discount available until 3/26/2019
1(414) 276-1234
Ticket price $40 until March 26 and $50 after 

WAEE Award categories include:

  • Aldo Leopold Award
  • David Engleson WAEE Award
  • Eco-Justice Award 
  • Earthguard Award
  • Formal Educator of the Year
  • Non-Formal Educator of the Year
  • Administrator of the Year
  • Student of the Year Award

Awards are also presented by:

Award winners are recognized through:

Acknowledgement in the WAEE newsletter and on the WAEE website, engraved plaque, and formal recognition at the WAEE Awards banquet. Award winners receive complementary registration for the Excellence in Environmental Education Awards Banquet.

Meet Past WAEE Award Winners

WAEE partners with Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education (WCEE) and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) to host this event.

Thank you to our 2019 Event Sponsors:


Bronze Level 


Copper Level 


Community Level