Awards & Honors

Program Accolades

2011 International Green Industry Hall of Fame

  • The mission of the International Green Industry Hall of Fame is to recognize individuals and organizations for outstanding achievement in the Green Industry and provide an educational forum for the international public.

2009 Excellence in Green Building Education – USGBC

  • This award from the US Green Building Council recotnizes curricula and programs that reflect high quality green building education, serving as models and resources for other educators.

2008 High-Performance Building Award – Sustainable Buildings Industry Council

  • The winners of the 2008 Beyond GreenTM High-Performance Building Awards presented their projects on Capitol Hill on February 26, 2009, as part of an educational briefing for lawmakers and the public. Through a series of presentations and a poster session, the winners addressed the challenges and opportunities for delivering better buildings.

2008 Carolinas Green Award – Associated Builders and Contractors

2008 Eagle Award – Associated Builders and Contractors

2008 Non-profit Education Program of the Year – Triangle Business Journal

2008 LEED Platinum Certification – US Green Building Council

Student Accolades

Sophomore wins Duke STEAMy Summer Challenge: Smarthome resident Rebecca Lai won the STEAMy Summer Challenge for her short video "Seed."