Medias
15 march 2018

Student Solidarity Awards: Veolia rewards innovative and supportive students initiatives

• For the 10th year, Veolia with the support of its Foundation launches a call for projects, in order to encourage and support implication of student’s non-profit making projects.
• The laureates will receive a financial & technical support.
• The deadline for the application is on the 30th April 2018.

With the Student Solidarity Award, Veolia wishes to encourage associations in France and abroad composed of students of higher education level, which are related to any of the Veolia Foundation’s three main fields  
International development assistance 
Social bonds & pathways towards employment 
Protection of the environment & biodiversity 
 
A jury with Veolia members, representatives of schools & universities and representatives of associations will select 3 projects. For this 10th anniversary, preselected student associations will be invited to support their project orally. 

The laureates will receive a financial support according to the needs and particular situations regarding each project and a technical support which involves experts from the Group across the world, through Skills Sponsorship Program. 

The Student Solidarity Award promotes societal approach of Veolia along with students from French and worldwide universities and the group's commitment to environmental protection, development aid and the fight against exclusion.

To participate, all the information (agenda, rules, selection criteria) are available on the Foundation's website and on the facebook page of the Student Solidarity Prize.