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Sustainability

Growing healthier communities based on sustainable energy use, agricultural production, building design, economic development and more.

$1,500 award for undergrad research project ($750 2nd prize)

UMass undergraduate students - are you writing a sustainability paper or creating a sustainability project?

You could be awarded $1,500 in scholarship funds

Deadline to submit Fri. February 22, 2019 by 11:59pm

More HERE.  

What is Sustainability?

 

Sustainability is not simply about "being green." It is a transformative movement rippling around the globe. NOW is the time for systemic change, to rethink and rework how we live and interact on this planet.

"Sustainability is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." (World Commission on Environment and Development, 1987)

From The Dictionary of Sustainable Management

 

 

 

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Sustainable UMass

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