Higher Education

Gold Star Standards

The annual Gold Star Standards of Excellence recognition program encourages and supports Maine’s institutions of higher education that are addressing smoking and tobacco use by creating and maintaining smoke and tobacco-free policies.  Institutions of higher education are committed to providing as healthy and safe of an environment as possible for their students, faculty, staff and visitors.

Important Dates for the 2021 Program

About the 2021 Program:

This year, previous awardees will submit their application review online.  This will give the opportunity to provide information on updates and/or confirm no changes were made to the application.

New applicants must complete a full application and submit with supporting documentation to BreatheEasy


Apply for 2021 Program

Questions? Contact [email protected] and we would be happy to assist you.