The BUBBAs Contest Is Now Open!

Submit Your Project Using the Form Below by April 5th!

Full contest details and submission instructions can be found in the 2019 Contest Packet:

2019 BUBBAs Contest Packet

Rules, eligibility and category descriptions for the 2019 Best Urban BMP In the Bay Awards Contest.

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To learn more about each project category, click on the buttons below:

2019 BUBBAs Project Narrative Template

Submit your project narrative using this template.

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About the Contestant
About the Project

Please note: all fields must be filled out in order for submission to work through our online portal.

NOTE: For stream restoration projects that are not floodplain reconnections, enter "0" for the runoff volume treated and include the sediment and nutrient reductions and length of the project in the narrative. Nutrient and sediment reductions can be calculated using the revised interim CBP rates available in Table 3, p. 14 of the Stream Restoration Report.

NOTE: For entries in the Best Education & Outreach Program category, enter 0 for fields that do not apply.

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Project Category
Choose the category for which you would like your project considered. NOTE: project may only be submitted to one category for consideration.
Read more about each category.
Project Narrative, Photos & Supporting Documents

A project narrative is required for each project submission. Follow these steps:

  1. Download the template narrative.
  2. Complete the narrative and save it as project-narrative.docx
  3. Add the narrative to the file uploader below.

In addition to the narrative, add a minimum of 4 photographs (each should be less than 5MB and jpg/png format) as well as additional materials (i.e. additional photos, design plans, etc). For a more in-depth summary of the required files for submission, review the Rules & Eligibility.

A minimum of 4 photographs are required. Follow these steps:

  1. One of the photos must be of the site before the BMP was installed.
  2. All photograph submittals should be in jpg/png format.
  3. Each photograph should be labeled with a descriptive file name to explain what they are trying to portray or participants should include an additional document that provides this information.
Please add files below.
Project Narrative
Additional Documents
Add supporting files...

If you have questions about this form or any criteria, contact us.

NOTE: Depending on the size of your uploads and your internet connection, it may take a few minutes to process the form once you hit "Submit". Please don't hit it again or close the page until you see a confirmation message.


We’d like to extend our deepest gratitude to all of the sponsors of the 2019 BUBBAs!
This year’s contest would not have been a possibility¬†without you!

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