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Ty Harrison Fund

Named for Westminster Biology Professor Emeritus Ty Harrison, this fund is designed to support environmental learning and action among Westminster students. Current Westminster students may apply for up to $500/year to support their environmental projects on campus and in the community. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. To apply, complete the application questions below and email them to  Funds will be released for reimbursements once the event or project is complete and the project summary is submitted to the Environmental Center Sustainability Project Database.

Please note, funding will not be awarded for event food unless the food itself has a direct roll in student learning or action. Funding recipients must submit a final report to the Environmental Center within one month of project completion.


Application for Funding:

Please answer the following questions and submit your information via email to Kerry Case, Environmental Center Director at


What are you proposing to do?



Where will you do it?



Who will be involved?



What impact(s) will it have on student learning about the environment?



What is the timeline for the project?



How will you know if the project is successful?



Please provide a detailed budget for your project.



Contact name, email, and phone number: