Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 54.90
Liaison Leslie Raucher
Submission Date March 6, 2020

STARS v2.2

Barnard College
IN-40: Sustainability Projects Fund

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Name of the institution’s sustainability projects fund:
Student Climate Action Grant

Which of the following best describes the primary source of funding for the sustainability projects fund?:
Donation driven

Year the institution’s sustainability projects fund was established:

A brief description of the institution’s sustainability projects fund:

The Student Climate Action Grant is designed to support student(s) or student group(s) in developing and implementing a project relating to sustainability, climate action, or human interactions with the environment. The intention of this grant is to give students the resources to be a part of creating positive changes here on our campus, and/or piloting solutions that are applicable in New York City and beyond. We are looking for projects that confront global and local sustainability challenges, with a strong connection to our own campus.

Funds for this grant program are raised through programming by Barnard Sustainability.

A brief description of the multi-stakeholder decision-making process used to determine which projects receive funding through the sustainability projects fund:

The Sustainable Practices Committee, which consists of students, faculty, and staff, awards the grant.

Website URL where information about the sustainability projects fund is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.