Explore different ways to get involved - from becoming a Sustainability Champion, to helping individuals to develop basic digital skills as a Digital Ambassador. Find out how you can help us run events or perform sustainability audits, and browse other volunteering opportunities with Student Societies and Student-run Cooperatives. If you live in University run accommodation, and want to make it more sustainable, find out how you can take part in the Residence Awards.
Volunteering or a paid placement is a great way to develop your skills and can be a positive addition for your CV. Helping others can also boost your happiness!
Students are central to the Sustainability Awards. Students living in accommodation are supported to encourage sustainable behaviour at their residence. Students are also encouraged to volunteer to help make a difference with the Sustainability Awards.
Would you like to use your computing skills to help others? The University of Edinburgh’s Digital Ambassadors programme works with community groups to help individuals develop basic digital skills. 2 - 4 hours per week.
We are recruiting student volunteers to help deliver the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability’s busy calendar of events. These include the Visions for Change series and Conscious Cinema.