Call for Proposals
SSC Pitch Day
Sustainable Smart Campus Leadership Program
SSC Full Proposal Submission
If you have a project idea that can demonstrate a smart approach to making our campus more sustainable; one where the campus itself is a platform for learning, experimenting, and showcasing new ideas, form a team and submit your project proposal for SSC funding application. All staff, faculty and alumni are welcome. Each team should have a full-time HKUST staff. Please click here to download the full proposal form.
The full proposal submission deadline was 7 January 2022. The SSC committee has reviewed all the proposals and 14 selected teams will have to present on the pitch day on 25 March 2022. For details, please click here.
Projects must have at least one champion who is a full time staff or faculty serving as team leader.
Projects must demonstrate an ability to provide a visible educational or learning outcome for the community
Projects must already be sufficiently developed and ready to be implemented on campus.
Projects will be evaluated on certain value for money metrics, such as life-cycle costs, benefits and impact.
Projects must demonstrate that they can satisfy our definitions of being sustainable and smart.
Compete for a Better World
Do you have great ideas for ways to improve our campus to be smarter AND more sustainable? Have you identified areas where new technologies or innovative approaches can improve our campus? SSC Student competition was organized since 2020 to collect creative ideas from our students.
You can now check out the winning entries of 2021. For competition details, you may read more details by clicking here.
Our Campus, Our Living Lab
The booklet is a celebration of some of the outstanding work that is making our campus smarter and more sustainable. The work is a combined effort of teams, where the mixture of ideas of people from different disciplines and backgrounds germinate the seeds of innovation.