The International Sustainable Campus Network is excited to announce the winners of the 2023 ISCN Excellence Awards. These awards recognize outstanding achievements in sustainability within higher education institutions, and honor projects and initiatives that have made significant contributions to the global sustainability landscape.

On the 15th anniversary of the Awards, the winners have demonstrated noteworthy commitment, innovation and leadership in whole-institution sustainability, exemplifying the values of the ISCN. Join us in celebrating their achievements and drawing inspiration from their dedication to building a greener, more sustainable future.

Category: Whole Systems Approach
Winner: Nanyang Technological University
Project: NTU’s Whole Systems Approach to Sustainable Campus Infrastructure

Category: Partnerships for Progress
Winner: Osaka University
Project: Osaka University’s Partnership Towards a Shared, Sustainable Campus

Category: Cultural Change for Sustainability
Winner: Concordia University
Project: Concordia University’s Cultural Change for a Sustainable Campus Community

Category: Honorary Member Award
Winner: VinUniversity
Project: VinUniversity’s Innovative and Equitable Approach to Healthcare


2023 ISCN Excellence Awards Jury

The 2023 ISCN Excellence Awards Jury was comprised of 2022 award winners, an ISCN member to ensure representation of our global membership, and an external international expert.

Our sincere thanks to this year’s jury:

Representatives of 2022 Award Winners 

  • Matthew Lawson, The University of Edinburgh (Europe)
  • Roddy Yarr, University of Strathclyde (Europe)
  • Davis Bookhart, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Asia)

ISCN Member Juror 

  • Emilio Latorre Estrada, UNICATÓLICA (South America)

External Expert Juror 



Nanyang Technological University


Osaka University


Concordia University