Green Grants must fall under at least one of the following categories:
List all internal (academic departments, administrative offices, etc.) and external (government agencies, partner institutions, businesses, NGOs, etc.) individuals and organizations that you intend on collaborating with. If you are working on a project that takes place on an NYU Campus, you must obtain and attach statements of approval or support from collaborators. For example, if your project is to install sensors on recycling bins in residence halls, you will need a statement of approval from the Office of Residential Life and Housing Services. Supplemental letters of approval from external partners are highly encouraged, but not necessary.
The Office of Sustainability aims to remain socially and environmentally responsible in the funding of Green Grants projects. Grantees are expected to mindfully plan their projects to minimize their projects’ environmental impacts by:
Please use this space to roughly assess your project’s environmental impact and what measures you’ll be taking to minimize it. You must include a waste plan and the product life-cycle of anything created under the grant. A sample environmental impact statement can be found here.
Please attach a line-item budget for your project using this template.