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Sustainability Fund (SFAC)

The Spring 2020 AS Sustainability Funding cycle has been postponed. Funds will be reallocated to the Fall 2020 semester. We look forward to seeing your projects then, but for now be well. If you have further questions email

What is the Sustainability Fund?

Each semester there is a pool of about $50,000 for student-led sustainability projects!

Where does it come from?

In 2006, students voted to increase their fees by $5/semester to support the creation of the AS Sustainability Program and Fund.

How much can I get?

Students can apply for up to $5,000 in each project proposal.

How do I apply?

  1. Attend a workshop (There are 4 per semester)
  2. Submit your proposal and collaboration forms
  3. Present your project at the deliberation meeting!

SFAC Workshops (Spring 2020) in BMU 209:

  • Monday, February 3rd 5-6:00pm
  • Tuesday, February 11th 3-4:00pm
  • Wednesday, February 26th 1-2:00pm
  • Thursday, March 5th 4-5:00pm

If you have any questions please email with SFAC in the subject line.

Forms for applicants*:

*Please note that all applicants must attend a mandatory funding workshop in order to be eligible to apply. Forms are posted online for informational purposes only and may not be the latest, official version of the form.

Additional Information for Applicants*:

What Projects has SFAC funded in the past?

*Updated documents coming soon!

Other Funding Opportunities for Sustainability Projects:

Office Hours & Location


Currently closed due to campus closure.

Compost Hours:

Compost Drop Off is open 24/7!


BMU 005 (in the basement of the BMU)
W. 2nd and Chestnut St. • CSU, Chico

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