We Mean Green Fund

What is the We Mean Green Fund?

The University of North Texas’ We Mean Green Fund (WMGF) is a student-funded resource created to support new campus environmental sustainability projects that are developed and led by students, staff, and faculty. The WMGF depends on collaborative campus partnerships between individuals, departments, and organizations to advance campus sustainability efforts.


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What kind of projects can receive funding?

The We Mean Green Fund Committee selects projects that enhance student learning and campus life while addressing environmental sustainability topics such as waste reduction, energy and water conservation, transportation, community engagement and education, building efficiencies, landscaping, gardening, biodiversity, and more.


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The Collective Power of Community Initiatives

Explore examples of how UNT students and employees have led campus sustainability projects.

Read About Projects
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Have an idea to make UNT even greener?

Review the project eligibility criteria and request funding for your campus sustainability project!

Fund Your Project
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Meet the We Mean Green Fund Committee

WMGF project proposals are reviewed and selected by this student-majority, student-led team.

Committee Details
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Advocate for Environmental Justice

Find a way to connect your WMGF project to EJ and discover resources available to you.

EJ Resources

WMGF Current Projects & Programs

Campus race to zero waste
Campus Race to Zero Waste is an annual national competition among universities in the US and Canada to...
By: We Mean Green Fund
We Mean Green Fund Committee
The We Mean Green Fund Committee recommends the allocation of funds from the student Environmental Service...
By: We Mean Green Fund
Residence Hall Battery Recycling
Through an upcoming We Mean Green Fund battery recycling project, Battery or Bust, UNT residents will be able...
By: We Mean Green Fund

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