University of Sheffield
Enactus Sheffield is a student-led social enterprise, which sits within the University’s Partnerships and Regional Engagement department. Enactus Sheffield is one of over 1,700 Enactus teams around the world, all working on developing social impact projects. Our members innovate, research and manage social impact projects which provide sustainable solutions to both local and international issues. Being part of Enactus is a unique and valuable experience as it facilitates student development in a broad range of areas, such as commercial and social entrepreneurship, technical experience and confidence building. We believe that Enactus is a great stepping stone to future employment, and a unique opportunity to learn a variety of skills in different fields. Find out more by reading our blog.
By developing a plastic injection moulder, Marine Moulders will recycle plastic waste into useful products, tackling plastic pollution in Sri Lanka.
A new local project, is still in its research and development stage. VP focuses on collecting disposable vapes (electronic cigarettes) by introducing our vape drop stop baskets that will be distributed throughout campus, disassembling them and recycling some of their components. VP will also be conducting future workshops to raise awareness about the health-related dangers of vaping.
Watch the video that got us through to the finals!
For the last decade we have been participating in the UK National Expo, where teams from across the country share their fantastic accomplishments. This year we came second in the National Competitions out of 60 other Enactus teams!
2022 RUNNER UPS!
Our members, who make the enterprise successful, are University of Sheffield students. They develop holistically alongside their degree, whilst giving back to their community.
With more than a hundred active members and tens of projects working with local and international communities, we have strong links with various multinational companies, where several members get to thrive every year!
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Innovation and Technology Director
Vice President Operations
Vice President Business Services
Vice President of Engagement
ENtrepreneurial - having the perspective to see an opportunity and the talent to create value from that opportunity;
ACtion - the willingness to do something and the commitment to see it through even when the outcome is not guaranteed;
US - a group of people who see themselves connected in some important way; individuals that are part of a greater whole.
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