The Sustainability Projects Fund mandate is to build a culture of sustainability on McGill campuses through the development and seed-funding of interdisciplinary projects. It creates opportunities for the McGill community to actively engage in sustainability initiatives on campus, empowering individuals to be change agents in their own studying and work environment.
Since 2010, there has been:
The Sustainability Projects Fund has an estimated yearly total of $980,000 making it the largest fund of its kind in Canada.
It is supported a student fee of $0.55 per credit to be collected from each SSMU, MCSS, and PGSS student, matched, dollar-to-dollar, by the University.
The fee was most recently renewed for additional five years in November 2018.