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COCC Casey Sustainability Grant

Request for Proposal

Do you have an idea for creating a more sustainable Bend? We would like to $upport you while you test it out!

There are two $1800 grants available for COCC students to work on an environmental stewardship/sustainability project. These are available for full-time COCC students in the 2015/16 academic year. You will be required to work approximately 180 hours throughout the year and report on your work in writing. To see ideas of what students have done with similar grants at Santa Clara University, go to Environmental Ethics Fellowship.

John and Joan Casey generously fund these grants.

Deadline: September 30th

To apply for the grant, submit the following to Kevin Grove in SCI 290.

  • A cover letter describing why you should be chosen for this grant
  • A one page written proposal of what you expect to work on and what you expect to accomplish
  • Resume
  • Current college transcript

Feel free to ask questions to the grant committee:

Kevin Grove SCI 290
Carol Higginbotham SCI 291
Zelda Ziegler SCI 289
Sarah Fuller SCI 280

Follow this link to read about the 2014-15 grant awardees.