dow_entry_guidelines_and _rules.pdfDow Chemical has agreed to sponsor their student sustainability challenge program, the Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (SISCA), at the UMN for the next three years. SISCA recognizes and rewards students and universities for innovation and research that encourages and promotes sustainable solutions to the world's most pressing social, economic and environmental problems. This Challenge is open to graduate students only, and has a first prize for UMN students of $10K and a second prize of $2.5K. The deadline for entry is Nov. 9, 2012. acara_openhouse_poster_final (1).pdf
IonE will host an open house for students Sept. 12, from 4:00 - 6:30 pm at Coffman Union (see attached flyer) to make them aware of this and other sustainability-related classes and competitions.
More details for SISCA are here and attached.
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask.
Fred Rose, Acara Program Director, Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota