Public schools can win cash prizes for their school by applying for the Department of Sanitation’s Zero Waste Schools Contests by Friday, May 3 at 5 p.m.
The categories are:
- RCP’s Super Recyclers – Awarding excellent school recycling programs in accordance with DSNY regulations.
- MFTA’s Reduce & Reuse Challenge – Acknowledges creative reuse projects.
- CCNYC’s Team Up to Clean Up – Rewards schools that conceive, design, and implement effective cleanup and beautification projects, including school gardens.
- Zero Waste Schools Challenge - A compliance and data-driven contest specifically for the first 100 ZWS and Zero Waste Pledge Schools.