Category Archives: Contests & Awards

Regional Bikeshare is Coming…but we could use your help!

As you may have heard (or are about to), Champlain College has teamed up with CATMA, CCRPC, and UVM to launch a regional bikeshare system to pilot this summer/fall. This is intended to replace our existing ChampRides bikeshare with a more technologically advanced system that connects throughout Chittenden County. Planning is going great thus far and […]

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Recreate History Student Art Competition

Submissions are now being accepted for the Recreate History Student Art Competition! Our fifth annual local history event, Church Street: The Heart & Soul of the Queen City, co-sponsored by the Champlain College Special Collections and Office of Advancement, will be held on May 15, 2017. This year, for the first time, a student art competition will […]

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Call for Entries: 2017 AASHE Sustainability Awards

Dear Champlain, You’re invited to submit an entry for the 2017 AASHE Sustainability Awards! Each year, AASHE bestows its awards on institutions and individuals who lead higher education toward a sustainable future. The AASHE Sustainability Awards recognize sustainability achievements, research advancements and student leadership. Since 2006, AASHE has recognized more than 60 campuses through this esteemed […]

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Scholarship Announcement for Environmental Studies Students

NNE CHAPTER SWANA 2017 SCHOLARSHIPAWARDS PROGRAM The Northern New England Chapter of SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America) is announcing the availability of a scholarship for current undergraduates, graduate students, or high school seniors who have been accepted into an undergraduate program committed to a degree closely tied to Solid Waste Management, Environmental Science, […]

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Witnessing Change Video Competition – April 1st deadline

We are pleased to announce the Climate Cost Project’s 2016/2017 *Witnessing Change Video Competition*. The competition gives advanced high school and college students an opportunity to document local impacts of climate change, educating themselves, their communities, and the public. In addition to the video contest, the Climate Cost Project provides interdisciplinary educational materials on the […]

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Wege Prize 2017 now accepting team registrations – $30K Design Competition Open to Students Worldwide

The 2017 Wege Prize Competition is now open and accepting applications by the end of November. This year’s theme is “How can we create a circular economy?,” and there are $30,000 in cash prizes available! See below for more information. Now in its fourth year, Wege Prize is a global transdisciplinary design competition that gives […]

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Eco-Contest for Students: Sign Up to Win 10K + Trip to SF!

Sign Up for Project Green Challenge! Project Green Challenge is a 30 day contest, from October 1-30, that informs high school, college and grad school students about eco-conscious living. Learn more and sign up at: projectgreenchallenge.com The daily challenges explore themes like carbon footprint, sustainable agriculture, wellness, organic and non-GMO food, ethical fashion, and more — Project […]

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