Social Responsibility and Sustainability

Apply for the Sustainable Campus Fund

Do you have an idea for a sustainable project at the University? The Sustainable Campus Fund is a real opportunity for anyone in the University to propose projects that could reduce the University’s impact on the environment.

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The Sustainable Campus Fund is an internal investment vehicle that provides financing to parties within the University for implementing energy efficiency, renewable energy, and other sustainability projects that generate cost savings.

The fund is delivered by the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability in partnership with Estates.

Anyone at the University – staff and students – can propose projects for the fund. Once a project is proposed, we will advise and support the development of the project before submitting it to the Utilities Working Group for approval.

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How will projects be chosen?

Projects will be assessed based upon 5 criteria, including their payback period and how much carbon they will save. More information is available in our information document and committee paper.

How do I apply?

First, register your interest using the form below. We'll send you a login to our online platform.

Register your interest


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