Benefits of the SSN

As a member of the network, you receive the following benefits:

  • Information on sustainability-related volunteer opportunities that you can respond to directly
  • Work experience and professional development opportunities through volunteering
  • Notice of UBC Sustainability events
  • Free entry to UBC Reads Sustainability Events
  • Invitation to SSN networking events or trainings, as they are offered
  • Ability to apply to book a meeting room at CIRS (limited availability) by emailing us a request with the goals of your meeting and how they relate to enhancing sustainability on campus and 2 possible meeting times. *Note: Please apply at least 4 weeks prior to your meeting date.
  • Subscription to the UBC Sustainability Newsletter


Call for Applications - Student Sustainability Network: Conference Support

UBC's Sustainability Initiative is excited to offer the Student Sustainability Network (SSN) members the opportunity to apply for funding to attend a sustainability-related conference. To apply, you must identify your chosen conference and complete an application form, indicating expected expenses and your interest in attending the conference. Funding up to $500 will primarily support the conference fee, but you may also request other conference-related expenses. 

Apply by November 30th, 2018 for the conference happening between January - April 2019. 


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