You are full of ideas and are looking for possibilities to put them into practice? Then BOOST is exactly the right place for you!
BOOST is a program that promotes student projects relating to the topic of sustainability at the University of Basel. Students and PhD fellows at the University of Basel can design and submit their own project ideas to BOOST. When the best projects reach implementation stage, they receive financial support and coaching in the fields of project management, communication and sponsoring.
BOOST Sustainability Challenge
Apply with Your idea!
Until 20 November 2017 students and PhD fellows from all disciplines at the University of Basel can submit their own project ideas relating to the topic of sustainability. The best projects receive financial support up to CHF 5000, coaching and the participation in a project management course.
All information and application forms to the Sustainability Challenge and the ideation workshops can shortly be found here.
At these ideation workshops, students, PhD fellows and people with a passion for change can come together and develop ideas and create start-up plans or innovative projects in the field of sustainability. All events are for free.
Mo, 25. 09. // 17.00 –18.00 Ideenworkshop mit UP – Umweltplattform (auf Deutsch), Seminarraum 212, Kollegienhaus,
Do, 26.10. // 18.00 – 20.30 Sustainability Lab – Let’s Ideate with Hubbasel and UP – Umweltplattform (in English), Launchlabs, Gundeldingerfeld
Do, 02.11. // 12.30 –13.30 Ideenworkshop mit UP – Umweltplattform (auf Deutsch), Seminarraum 103, Kollegienhaus
BOOST was initiated in 2013 by the Sustainability Office and the student initiative SDUBS (Students for Sustainability at the University of Basel). From 2013 to 2016 BOOST was sponsored by the University of Basel and the Sustainable Development at Universities Programme which was financed by the Swiss University Conference and the Mercator Schweiz foundation.
Here you can find all awarded projects of the past years:
With best thanks for the support!