The Gold Star Standards of Excellence program recognized Maine’s institutions of Higher Education annually for creating and maintaining tobacco-free environments and supporting tobacco-free living. Institutions of higher education are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for their students, faculty, staff and visitors. The adoption and implementation of these standards is an example of this commitment.
All schools are encouraged to apply. Those meeting a minimum of 6 of the 10 standards will be recognized with an award during a celebration event on Thursday March 29, 2018 from 11:00-1:00 at Bangor Savings Bank, 5 Senator Way, Augusta.
6-7 Stars: Bronze Award Status
8-9 Stars: Silver Award Status
10 Stars: Gold Award Status
To apply, complete the application below answering all questions applicable, write “not applicable” for the standard your school does not meet.
Applications are due by Wednesday February 28, 2018.
Please note this form cannot be saved. Best practice is to complete the word document version then copy and paste your answers into the online form. You can also email the word version to us at BreatheEasy@mainehealth.org.