Awards:

  • 2021 -Indiana State Tree Farm Association – Outdoor Lab of theYear Award
  • 2020 – TechPoint Foundation for Youth (TPF4Y) Bridge Builder Mira Award winner
  • 2020 – Peter Sperry, Intern – Excellence in Summer Service Education Award Recipient 
  • 2020 – Vera Vander Kooy – Executive Journey Fellowship
  • SYPF/ISYP capital project and equipment grant 2020, 2021
  • 2019 – Isabella Jarana, Intern – Excellence in Summer Service Education Award Recipient 
  • 2019 – Gene Stratton-Porter Award – Angela Fitzgerald and Stacie Hernandez
  • 2018 – River-Friendly Farmer Award from the local Soil and Water Conservation District. 
  • 2018 – McKinney Family Foundation Scholarship award recipient to attend Fundraising and Advocacy for Environmental Nonprofits offered by The Fund Raising School IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
  • 2018 – Joe Wright Recognition of Excellence Award by the Environmental Educators Association of Indiana
  • 2017 – Hoosier Chapter Soil And Water Conservation Society’s Education and Communications award 
  • 2017 – Madeline Anderson, Intern – Excellence in Summer Service Education Award Recipient 
  • SYPF/ISYP Grant recipient 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021