ResourceSmart Schools Awards

ResourceSmart Schools Awards 2022

Open for entries!

Victoria’s largest celebration of sustainability in schools is now open for entries. The awards honour ResourceSmart Schools that are working ‘Now for the Future’.

The 2022 ResourceSmart Schools Awards celebrate students, teachers, parents and volunteers who worked on sustainability initiatives throughout 2020 and 2021.

This year we are pleased to introduce the new award category ‘Emerging School of the Year’ to acknowledge schools that have recently started their RSS journey.


  • Emerging School of the Year
  • School Volunteer of the Year
  • Teacher of the Year (Primary & Secondary)
  • Student Action Team of the Year (Primary & Secondary)
  • Community Leadership School of the Year (Primary & Secondary)
  • Curriculum Leadership School of the Year (Primary & Secondary)
  • ResourceSmart School of the Year

Key dates  


Active ResourceSmart Schools. If you are not active or not part of program, don’t worry! Email and we’ll help you.

The ResourceSmart Schools program is free and open to every Victorian school.


All category finalists will be invited to attend an awards ceremony where winners will be announced, and prizes awarded.

No matter how small or big, every sustainability effort made by schools counts!