Green Fund Committee

Opportunity Type: 
Project Assistant
Number of Positions Available: 


Location of Opportunity: 
On Campus
Host Department/Organization: 

UA Office of Sustainability and the Office of the Senior Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management

Opportunity Description: 

The UA Green Fund Committee is responsible for soliciting, reviewing, accepting, and funding all Green Fund Annual Grant and Mini Grant proposals. Members keep track of applications, hold funded projects accountable for ongoing costs, work to recruit new committee members, and keep tabs on whether the application process is working. Members also participate in weekly and monthly meetings during which applications for grants and PARs are considered and voted on.

Mentorship and Supervision: 

Ben Champion and Christina Lieberman

Time Commitment: 

Weekly and monthly meetings

Opportunity's Continuation: 

Committee members serve for a full academic year. New members are picked each Spring. 

Engaged Learning Experience (ELE): 
Contact mentor/supervisor for more information
Paid Position: 
How to apply: 

Any full- or part-time UA student with a GPA of 2.0 or higher, who has paid the UA registration fee and is not on academic probation, can apply for this position. The six students are selected from a pool of applicants by the outgoing Green Fund Committee before the end of each spring semester.

Check the following site in the Spring for the application:

For more information: 

Submit comments/questions to the current Green Fund committee here:

Engagement Category(s): 
Professional Development
Research Theme(s): 
Business and Economics
Climate and Adaptation
Environmental Arts and Humanities
Food Systems and Security
Governance, Law, and Policy
Informatics, Modeling, and Remote Sensing
Natural Environment and Biodiversity
Public Health
Science Engagement
Urban Environment