Green Life Awards

2023 Athens-Clarke County Green Life Awards

Every year the Green Life Awards are held in Athens, GA to honor organizations and individuals who go above and beyond in creating a more sustainable tomorrow for us all. The event will be held at The State Botanical Garden of Georgia on the evening of April 20, 2023. 

Green Life Exhibition


2023 Theme “WATER You Going To Do”

WATER you going to do in 2023 to live a green life? Create a work of art that illustrates what you will do to take care of the water that supports life on the planet we love!  We encourage you to create a painting, drawing, sculpture, take a photograph or write a poem to demonstrate water you planning to do to live a green life in 2023.


PreK-12 grade students are encouraged to submit their artwork for the exhibition. A physical copy of the submission must be turned in along with this form. 

Only ONE submission allowed per student

Green Life Exhibition Entry Form

Teachers can shop for FREE for all kinds of creative supplies that students can use in their artwork at the Teacher Reuse Store, open Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2-6:30 PM. Located at 1005 College Ave.


Students, parents, and teachers will be notified in mid-March if the student’s artwork has been selected for the Green Life Exhibition. The Green Life Exhibition will be displayed in the North Gallery at the Lyndon House Arts Center during the month of April 2023. All artists are encouraged to attend the closing reception on Saturday, April 29, 2023 at the Lyndon House Arts Center.

All entries are due to the ACC Recycling Division at 

725 Hancock Industrial Way Athens, GA 30605 

by 5:00pm on Friday, February 24, 2023.


For additional information, contact Jackie Sherry at (706) 613-3729 ext. 6742 or