We funded 25 projects across English students’ unions, putting students in the driving seat for sustainability engagement initiatives, and supporting them in their role as agents for change.
Ranging from energy reduction schemes in homes, to campus wide food growing projects, to student-led social enterprises – the diversity of the projects which emerged from the fund was one of its core strengths.
All had the four key themes of the fund in common:
As well as managing the £5 million fund, NUS added value by supporting students’ unions throughout the process, helping them to collaborate locally, and make the strongest impact possible.
This led to