Title: 4th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition for
Sustainability Focusing on People, Prosperity, and the Planet


Open Date: 08/16/2006 - Close Date: 12/21/2006

Summary: The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under
the auspices of the Office of Research and Development (ORD), National
Center for Environmental Research (NCER), and its partners invite
submissions under the 4th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design
Competition for Sustainability. P3 is the next step beyond P2 -
pollution prevention - and focuses on the three components of
sustainability: People, Prosperity, and the Planet.

The P3 competition will provide grants to teams of college students to
research, develop, and design solutions to challenges to sustainability.
P3 highlights people, prosperity, and the planet - the three pillars of
sustainability - as the next step beyond P2 or pollution prevention. The
P3 Awards program is a partnership between the public and private
sectors to progress toward sustainability by achieving the mutual goals
of economic prosperity, protection of the natural systems of the planet,
and providing a higher quality of life for its people. EPA and its
affiliates offer the P3.

Awards competition to respond to the technical needs of the developed
and developing world in moving towards the goal of sustainability.

Applicable Category(s): Grant/Fellowship Announcements