Want to develop skills in sustainability and get professional accredited training?

Sustainability opportunities

Projects for students

There are a range of opportunities for students:

  • Have an idea and you want funds to make it happen?
  • Learn more about environmental issues and sustainable good practice
  • Work within a tangible framework to implement change, volunteering and paid opportunities
  • Professional support as you make changes
  • Recognition both within the university, locally and nationally for your efforts
  • Insight into what staff, the City Council, voluntary organisations and other universities and colleges are doing 
  • Develop communication skills with staff and students
  • The opportunity to support the Students' Union and the University’s sustainability agenda

Contact us if you want to take part or have a project idea which needs funding.  Our door and minds are always open to discuss innovative ideas.  


Recent student projects

Student funded projects include:

  • Pizza Cob Oven resources for community pizza parties
  • Sweet dreams to encourage pro environmental behaviours
  • Hereford Skills for Tomorrow conference
  • Woo bikes button badges and T shirts
  • White Bags project working with Fortis Living residents
  • Succulents, spider and chilli plants, large format art works, loyalty stamps and other resources for Go Green Week
  • Resources - for Nature Society and allotments
  • Travel and attendance at EAUC conference
  • Travel and attendance at Student Sustainability Summit

Get in touch

Katy Boom
Director of Sustainability
Email: k.boom@worc.ac.uk