GO Green Challenge


As part of the Global Opportunities Sustainability Pledge and in conjunction with the European Opportunities Fund we are once again inviting students to apply for the GO Green Challenge.

The GO Green Challenge offers students the opportunity to apply for additional funding to help them achieve a short sustainable opportunity in Europe in summer 2024.

To take part in the challenge , students must submit their proposal by Friday 26th April 2024.

How to Apply

Proposals must be submitted by clicking the below link by Friday 26th April 2024.

Please make sure you check the eligibility criteria below to make sure you are eligible to take part in the challenge.

Click here to apply.

Eligibility Criteria

To make sure your application is successful, please make sure you and your trip meet all the below criteria:


  • Must have lived in the UK 3 years prior to beginning your degree
  • Must sign The Global Opportunities Pledge
  • Must submit a trip report on return to the UK
  • Must be a foundation, undergraduate or taught masters student


  • Must have an academic, learning or work experience focus (i.e. not a holiday)
  • Must take place within Europe (in the EU or EEA)
  • Must be at least 3 days, or at most 2 weeks long
  • Must make use of sustainable modes of transport (train, coach, boat, bike etc.)
  • Must contain a community or eco-conscious activity