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 is a student-funded and student-run grant program.  Each year, the Green Fund awards up to $400,000 to sustainability-related projects proposed by members of the UA community.

Members of the Green Fund Committee—ten UA graduate and undergraduate students—choose which Green Fund proposals to fund.  Apply to be a Green Fund Committee member today!


As a Green Fund Committee member, you will:  


  • Participate in sustainability decision-making at the UA
  • Learn about how the grant-awarding process works from the inside
  • Take part in a service opportunity that includes high levels of student leadership and collaboration


Make a difference on campus and in your community!  Apply online by 11:59pm on Saturday, March 31, 2018.  Information about current Committee members is available via the Committee member directory, and questions may be submitted directly to the Committee here.



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: 
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