Green Fund Call for Proposals
January 30, 2017
Green Fund Call for ProposalsProposals are now being accepted for the Green Fund awards at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Applications are due by March 1, 2017, and the Green Fund Award recipients will be announced on April 21, the day before Earth Day 2017.
Every current SIU student, faculty, staff, or campus unit is eligible to apply for a Green Fund project grant. Awards are granted up to two times each semester by the green Fund Committee, which is composed of one faculty, one staff, and the three student members of the Sustainability Council. Green Fund projects should advance sustainability on the SIU campus in one or more of the following areas: energy, water, waste, buildings, transportation, purchasing, grounds, food and dining, social equity, social practices, academics and research, and education and outreach.
More information on Green Fund proposal and the rubric for evaluation are available at: http://sustainability.siu.edu/green-fee/green-fund/index.php