Ready to go green?

Applications are now open for Austin Community College District (ACC) students, staff, and faculty who are interested in attending this year’s national Eco Conference. 

Sponsored by ACC’s Energy & Sustainability Office, those selected will attend the annual Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education in Boston, Massachusetts, from October 29-31, 2023.

All applications will be evaluated by a selection committee. The committee will select three students, one faculty member, and one staff member to attend. All grant recipients will be notified by Tuesday, September 12. The Energy & Sustainability Office will cover all travel expenses, including conference fees, group travel, lodging, and meals. 

The deadline to submit an application is Tuesday, September 5, at Noon.

Click here to learn more and apply for an Eco Conference Grant.

The Global Conference in Higher Education provides professional development and networking opportunity for students and employees. The conference aims to empower higher education sustainability pros through transformative learning, effective strategies, and connecting with peers. 

To learn more about the conference, visit