Are you the greenest group on campus?

L-r: SEMO Director Andrea George; Angela Hunt-Steele and Randy Blakely, award winners; and Robert Cheney and Jennifer Noe, Waste Management, Inc.
Last year's Basketball Sustainability Competition winners, the Randy Blakely Lab, were recognized on court during a game. (Vanderbilt University)

Vanderbilt Athletics, the Vanderbilt Sustainability and Environmental Management Office and Waste Management, Inc. are looking for the greenest group on campus during this year’s Basketball Athletics Sustainability Competition. The competition is conducted twice per academic year, once during the football season and once during the basketball season.

Your group could win a catered VIP hospitality event for 20 people, 20 tickets to the Vanderbilt vs. Missouri men’s basketball game on Feb. 10, an autographed item from Vanderbilt Athletics, and on-court recognition during the game.

To qualify, just tell us about the sustainable actions your Vanderbilt department, organization or group regularly does in order to make Vanderbilt a greener campus.

You can fill out the application online, email a pdf of the application (available here) to, or fax it to (615) 343-4951.

Applications are due by Friday, Jan. 29.

Good luck, and anchor down!