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Student Projects

The funding programme "U Change - Student Projects for Sustainable Development (2021 - 24)" is run by the Network for Transdisciplinary Research (td-net) of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences  and supported by the University of Bern with matching funds (Strategy implementation 2021). The programme funds innovative projects in the following areas: student projects and student project incubators for sustainable development.

The seventh Call for Proposals has been launched.

Application Deadline for Declarations of Intent was: 5 September 2023.

Application Deadline for Project Applications: 31 October 2023.

Information on all student projects financed by the university of Bern and the U Change funding programme is available here.

Support plattform

Hub for Student Engagement towards Sustainability

"Hub for Student Engagement towards Sustainability" is a joint project of the Association for Sustainable Development (BENE) and the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE). In collaboration with the Higher Education Institutions in Bern (PH Bern, BFH and IVP NMS), the platform provides support for initiatives of students regarding Sustainable Development.