Green Scholars

The Green Scholar program is an exciting opportunity to become involved in sustainability activities around Gateway. Through a number of eco-friendly activities, you’ll earn points throughout your educational journey and have a real impact around the college and the community. Successful completion of the program will result in graduating with the Green Scholar distinction and receiving sustainable participation gifts.

Joining and participating in the Green Scholars program is easy. Just follow the steps listed below:

  1. Earn points for participating in green activities, such as reading a book about sustainability, meeting with the vice president of Community and Government Relations to discuss our green initiatives and/or by just being environmentally conscious. In the Green Scholar Point System Booklet there are great ideas on ways to earn points. You can also keep track of points earned by logging activities in the points log section of the booklet. The ideas are also available on our Green Scholar Point System page.
  2. Earn at least 75 points during your educational journey at Gateway Technical College.
  3. Submit the completed Green Scholar Points log before the appropriate deadline specified below directly to Amber Stoian at Please be sure to meet the deadline to assure graduating the Green Scholar distinction.

Deadline for spreadsheet submission for Green Scholar distinction at graduation:

  • November 1, 2023 for Fall 2023 graduation
  • April 1, 2024 for Spring 2024 graduation

Be part of the solution!

Questions? Please contact Amber Stoian at


Green Scholar Program Sign-Up


Additional Information

For additional information, contact Amber Stoian at or 262-564-2946.