Present your ideas to environmental experts, established professionals, and potential employers.

The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute Research & Development Student Competition is now accepting applications!


NYSP2I is pleased to invite applications from undergraduate or graduate students for our 4th Annual R & D Student Competition.  The competition fosters creative thinking, problem solving, teamwork, and collaboration across disciplines and provides an opportunity for students to present their projects to environmental experts, gain insight from established professionals, and receive recognition by potential future employers. The program provides funding to offset project costs as well as awarding prize money at the culminating competition exhibition on Earth Day, April, 22 2015 at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI).

All required forms, the Request for Applications and additional details can be found on our website at:

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Applications are due Friday, November 7, 2014 by 5pm EDT.


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Kate McArdle

Community Outreach Specialist

New York State Pollution Prevention Institute

Rochester Institute of Technology

111 Lomb Memorial Drive

Rochester, New York 14623

(585) 475-2399


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