Sustainability at Home Awards

Many continue to spend time working and studying from home now that hybrid working is established. Make a positive impact even while off campus with the Sustainability at Home Awards, open to staff and students.

Gain recognition for home-based sustainability action

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Whether you are working from home regularly or occasionally, prefer to study at home, or are a distance learner, the Sustainability at Home Awards are designed to support your sustainability journey wherever you are located.

The scheme was formerly called the Working from Home Awards.

How it works

Featuring an accessible range of actions open to all staff and students across the whole University, the Sustainability at Home Awards can be completed at your own pace. 

Using the framework and guide below, you will complete 10 criteria of your choice

You can choose a range of actions or focus on areas where you want to make the biggest impact. Each action in this framework contributes to at least one of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 

UN Sustainable Development Goals 

Once completed, use the short Sustainability at Home checklist to tell us what you did and you will receive recognition for your achievement. 

Complete your submission

In order to achieve the Award, please complete the following checklist to tell us which actions you undertook.

Once completed, we will review your submission and be in touch to confirm your achievement.

Complete the Sustainability at Home Awards form 

Participants' guide