• Academics,  Accomplishments,  Education,  Energy,  Grant Opportunity,  Green Fund,  Green Fund,  Renewable Energy,  Research,  Sustainability

    Solar Planes & Sustainability

    The NAU Green Fund is an integral part of our campus’s sustainability community. However, it needs student participation in order to thrive! The idea of submitting a project proposal can seem rather daunting, but in reality the Green Fund is here to help out in any way they can! A great example of a past proposal success involves a group of engineering students, solar panels, and the power of flight. In 2016, a group of Engineering majors came to the Green Fund with an idea. Their goal was to create an Ultra-Lightweight Solar Aircraft, controlled by remote and able to fly by only utilizing power from photovoltaic solar panels. The…

  • Green Fund,  Internships,  job opportunity,  Jobs and Internships

    Exciting announcements from the Green Fund!

    With the month of April looming, The Green Fund has been very busy the last couple of months with proposals, proposals, and more proposals. And guess what? The fun for this semester isn’t over yet! The Green Fund has two announcements for the rest of the spring semester: We are currently accepting applications for those interested in being a Green Fund Committee Member for the 2014-2015 academic year. We are now accepting project/addendum applications for the month of April. So, being on the Green Fund Committee is awesome. Totally Awesome. The students who sit on this committee have the power to allocate hundreds of thousands of dollars to sustainability projects…