Please list the name and contact information for the administrator submitting the application on behalf of the school.
Under 5,000 students
15,001 or more students
Project Lead Information
Please enter the contact information for the student, faculty, or staff member that will be responsible for leading the project, if approved. This person will be contacted for follow up communications including reporting on progress.
Basic Project Information
Waste & Recycling
Project Need Information
Please explain the demonstrated need for your project. [Examples - input and project endorsement from a registered student organization, student government, or form survey of responses from the campus community.]
Provide a detailed explanation of the requested budget, any additional sources of funding secured for your project, and any estimated cost savings that your project can generate.
How will this project engage, educate, and benefit the student body and/or campus community?
Please explain the benefits your project will have on the campus community.
Environmental Impact: Demonstrate a quantifiable sustainability impact of your project and how it will benefit the campus’ sustainability efforts. If possible include specific information such as kilowatt-hours saved, greenhouse gas emissions avoided, landfill diversion rates, and/or gallons of water saved.
Economic Impact: Please describe any cost savings or economic benefits to your campus community. If there is a return on investment, please explain.
Social Impact: Explain how the project will benefit, engage, and educate the campus community and how you plan to communicate or increase the visibility of your project.
How will you measure the success of your project and what metrics will you track? If your project is approved, you will need to report metrics including reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, number of people engaged, and depending on project topic, recyclables collected, reduction in energy consumption, and reduction in water consumption.
Provide a timeline of key milestones and the steps to implement the program. Please include any relevant progress to date.
Replicability & Scalability
Please explain if your project will be present on campus for more than one year, and recommend a long-term strategy for project management and maintenance.
Presence of Project on Campus
Less than 6 months
Less than 1 year
Greater than 1 year
If applicable, please attach supporting documents pertaining to your project. Approved formats are PDF, PPT, DOC, JPEG, JPG, PNG, and XLS.