Category Archives: Contests & Awards

AASHE Bulletin – November 20 edition

Courtesy of AASHE November 20, 2018 News | Opportunities | Resources | Events | Jobs Submit | Subscribe | Advertise News of the Week U California Santa Cruz to Construct 2 MW Solar Canopy & Battery Bank In an effort to reduce its carbon footprint, the university will construct a 2-megawatt solar parking canopy and energy storage system. The system is projected to save the campus $6 […]

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Green Mountain Transit’s Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenge

Green Mountain Transit Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenge We are challenging students to hop of the bus and explore their new home through a social media scavenger hunt.  Complete as many of the Autumn ‘Apple’ Challenges by Sunday, October 28, 2018; the student who completes greatest number of challenges wins an Apple Watch, Series 3.  The winner […]

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Student Art Contest for Endangered Species Day, Submissions Due 3/31

courtesy of National wildlife federation Share Your Creativity and Enter the Endangered Species Day College StudentArt Contest Art submissions are due March, 31, 2018 Learn more and enter! The Endangered Species Coalition (ESC) and National Wildlife Federation (NWF) are pleased to announce our 2018 Saving Endangered Species College Student Art Contest, which is open to current college […]

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Funding opportunity: EPA’s P3 – People, Prosperity and the Planet—Program

EPA’s P3 – People, Prosperity and the Planet—Program is a unique college competition for designing solutions for a sustainable future. P3 offers students quality hands-on experience that brings their classroom learning to life. The competition has two phases. For the first phase of the competition, teams are awarded a $15,000 grant to develop their idea. They showcase their […]

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Registration is Open For EPA’s Sixth Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge

Campus RainWorks Challenge EPA is pleased to announce the rules for the 2017 Campus RainWorks Challenge. On this page: About the 2017 Challenge Calendar How to Enter Prizes FAQs Cooperating Organizations About the 2017 Challenge What is the Challenge? Stormwater runoff is a significant source of water pollution in communities across the United States. The Campus […]

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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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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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