Our Sponsors

The Center for Sustainable Systems is funded through a combination of sponsored research grants, endowment support, and gifts from a variety of sources including industry, government, foundations, and individuals.

Please consider sponsoring our ongoing efforts to develop and disseminate STEM resources on sustainability, by contributing to our FUND THE FACTS campaign! 

The Center acknowledges the following for their support of our research, outreach programs, and activities:

(*) These organizations and individuals have provided endowment support for the Center.

(**) This organization has provided both endowment and operational support for the Center.

(***) This organization has provided both endowment and operational support for the Center as well as an endowed Chair in Sustainable Systems.

3M Foundation   3M Corporation (*)   5 Lakes Energy
American Automobile Manufacturers Association (AAMA)   Alcoa Foundation   Argonne National Laboratories
AT&T Education Foundation   Aurora Organic Dairy Foundation   Aveda Corporation
Ben & Jerry's Homemade, Inc.   BHP Billiton Marketing V.V.   Champion Genesis Homes
Chrysler   Cisco Systems, Inc.   City of Ann Arbor
City of Detroit   CMS Energy   Dairy Management, Inc.
Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice   Dow Chemical Company   DTE Energy Foundation
DuPont   Energy Foundation   Federal Railroad Administration
Ford Motor Company (**)   Franklin Associates Ltd.   General Motors Corporation
Guardian Industries   Herrington-Fitch Family Foundation   International Iron and Steel Institute
Kevin Olmstead Foundation (*)   Susan and F. Raymer Lovell, Jr. M.D. (*)   Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Lucent Technologies   Metro Water District of SoCal   Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
Michigan Department of Natural Resources   Michigan Public Service Commission   Mid-America Regional Council
Mott Foundation   National Environmental Trust   National Institute of Standards and Technology
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, US Department of Energy   National Science Foundation   NextEnergy
Optical Imaging Systems   Oregon Department of Environmental Quality   Polytaner
Prentice Foundation   Retzloff Family Graduate Fund   Mr. Stuart Rindfusz
Steelcase, Inc   Stonyfield Farm   Automotive Materials Partnership, US Council for Automotive Research
US Environmental Protection Agency, Pollution Prevention Division   US Environmental Protection Agency, Risk Management Research Laboratory   US Department of Agriculture
US Department of Energy   US Department of Navy, Office of Naval Research   UTC Power
Wege Foundation (***)   Wellcome Trust