Sustainability Photo Challenge

Details of the sustainability photo challenge

Purple is the new green! Submit a photo showing your purple pride while you help the environment. Great prizes to be won!

Contest Details

Submit a photo of you helping the environment while on Western’s campus. Show your purple pride in the photo (for example, wear a Western shirt) and demonstrate how you work to help Western reduce its environmental footprint.

Examples of photo ideas include:

-          Turning off the lights

-          Disposing of items in the recycling bin

-          Riding your bike

Upload your photos to twitter (@GreenWesternU) or on Facebook (Western University Sustainability).


The grand prize winner will receive a Solar Power Pack – Includes a portable solar panel for charging USB devices, two solar powered speakers and a solar powered flashlight!

Runners up in each of three categories (water/energy conservation, waste management and other) will receive a Western blanket and camping chair.

Winning photos will be selected based on their quality, creativity, and the environmental impact of the initiative displayed.

Submission Deadline

March 26, 2014

Email if you have any questions.