Apply for funding to create campus innovations that advance sustainability

The Syracuse University Campus as a Laboratory for Sustainability (CALS) program is offering $75,000 for faculty or student projects that advance the University’s goals of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, directly or indirectly, or through raising awareness on campus about climate disruption and environmental sustainability.

The Call for Proposals, budget template, and application materials can be found here:

The deadline for submission of proposals is midnight on March 16, 2023.

Funds will become available May 16, 2022. Syracuse University faculty and students from any discipline can apply.  The next round of funding is available for projects undertaken between May 16, 2022, through June 30, 2023. All proposals must clearly address how the projects relates to climate disruption, and all must include outreach or educational activities that promote awareness of sustainability-related issues on the Syracuse University campus. Projects may include (but are not limited to) faculty or student research, applied research, campus infrastructure or landscape projects, outreach campaigns, service projects or course development.