Nichols Sustainability Scholarship
This scholarship was created in 2006 to reward students who commit to making a difference when it comes to environmental, social and fiscal responsibility; demonstrate Nichols commitment to sustainability; acknowledge Nichols customers when they demonstrate their commitment to sustainability.
Sustainability Champions Award
Sustainability Champions are individuals who, by practice and belief, support the ideals of sustainable practice and using a triple bottom-line approach to problems and issues. The champions have demonstrated that they support both in word and deed, and can be looked to as leaders in sustainability. View past winners and learn more
Faculty & Stuff
RCE Americas Conference
2030 Energy District
Grand Valley State was named on of the country's greenest schools for the forth year in a row by the Sierra Club. Read more
For the sixth year in a row, GVSU was named one of the country's most environmentally responsible colleges by The Princeton Review in their 2015 "Guide to 353 Green College". Read more
LEED Certified Buildings
Grand Valley has committed to designing and building to Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification levels. LEED buildings use 30 percent less energy, 40 percent less water, and 75 percent less material than regular buildings. For a complete list of LEED certifications on campus, click here.