Awards & Recognition

Now Accepting Applications!  Deadline to Apply: December 31st, 2015 

Keep Abilene Beautiful, Inc. recognizes programs and projects that actively contribute to recycling, beautification, and sustaining Abilene’s resources.

These awards are given to local government, community groups, and businesses.

  • KAB Recycling Award
    • 2015 Bridgestone, Bandag of Abilene
    • 2016 Bird Thomas and The Center
  • Donna Albus Beautification Award
    • 2015 The Mill Wine Bar & Event Venue
    • 2016 John McLeod State Farm
  • Mayor’s Sustainable City Award
    • 2015 The Cedar Creek Waterway Development
    • 2016 The Abilene Zoo and Conservation Committee

Applications are due by December 31st of each year to be awarded the following year. Award Application


School Grant Program – Up to $1,500 available each year!  Keep Abilene Beautiful has developed a school grant program to get students involved in recycling, conservation and beautification.  Applications are accepted between September and May of each year and will be considered in the order they are received and while funds are still available.

School Grant Application