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Sustainability Fund (SFAC)

The Fall 2020 AS Sustainability Funding cycle is now open. Applications are due Tuesday, November 17th by Noon. If you have further questions, please 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. Larger projects are acceptable, however, will require a more involved process and additional approvals.

How do I apply?

  1. Think of a bright sustainability idea that will help the planet and the campus community
  2. Walk yourself through this PowerPoint and reach out to with ideas and questions
  3. Communicate with all your collaborators early
  4. Complete the SFAC Project Proposal form below
  5. Submit your proposal by Tuesday, November 17th at noon
  6. Save Dec. 4th at 2 p.m. for the Deliberation Meeting

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

Forms for applicants:

Additional Information for Applicants:

SFAC Project Highlights:

Other Funding Opportunities for Sustainability Projects:

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