Category: Fellowships (page 1 of 12)

Solutions Fellow, The Center for Climate & Energy Solutions (Arlington, VA)

The Center for Climate & Energy Solutions (C2ES) seeks a highly qualified person to focus on clean energy activity in the U.S., including state and regional climate policy, key industrial sectors and technologies essential for addressing climate change. This position reports to the Senior Vice President for Policy and Business Strategy.

Major Responsibilities:
• Research, analyze, write and communicate information on state, federal and regional and business developments in energy policy and technology deployment;
• Help organize conference sessions, workshops, briefings for stakeholders on the overarching topic of climate and clean energy leadership and related policy issues; 
• Engage business representatives including our BELC and other stakeholders on clean energy and industrial strategy;
• Conduct background research and draft white papers as needed;
• Represent C2ES at climate change/clean energy meetings, conferences, and hearings.

See full posting here.

Application Deadline: Rolling until position is filled

NWF EcoCampus Graduate Student Research Fellowship (Any U.S. location)

Goal of Fellowship:

National Wildlife Federation is the U.S. host of the international Eco-Schools program that is active in 67 countries, including the U.S., and 51,000 K-12 schools. The higher education arm of Eco-Schools is calledEcoCampus, and NWF will be launching this new program in the U.S. in early 2020. Currently, the EcoCampus program is active in 21 countries. In an effort to prepare for the launch, the NWF EcoCampus Graduate Student Research Fellow will conduct research and analysis of the current Eco- Campus resources from the 21 existing programs, draft an outline for the EcoCampus handbook and begin development; the handbook will feature the program’s seven step framework and environmental themes.

More information here.

Applications must be submitted by midnight on July 19, 2019.

Summer Program Fellow, CitySprouts (Cambridge and Boston, MA)

Dates : June 24 – August 9, 2019 ( Program dates may shift slightly. There is some flexibility to extend for funding sources that require more hours )

Hours : 8:00am – 4:30pm , Monday – Friday

Compensation: The CitySprouts Summer Fellowship is an unpaid position

Reporting to: Program Manager

CitySprouts is a non-profit school garden program that works with public schools to build capacity to integrate the school garden into teachers’ curriculum and the school culture. CitySprouts partners with 21 public schools in Cambridge and Boston, MA. Our Middle School Program consists of both afterschool and summer programming with a goal to make the experience of garden-based learning accessible to all young people.

To apply, see directions on CitySprout’s website. Please send one page application & resume to middleschoolprogram@citysprouts.org Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, with preference given to those received before March 15, 2019

Two-year Fellowship, Environment America (various locations)

Environment America works to mobilize the support it takes to build more solar and wind power, reduce global warming pollution, keep our beaches, rivers and streams clean, protect our wildlife and wild places, and hold polluters accountable when they violate our environmental laws.

PAY & BENEFITS for Two-year Fellowship

The target annual compensation for this position is $27,000 in the first year. Environment America offers a competitive benefits package. We also offer an excellent training program and opportunities for advancement. Positions start in August 2019. Visit our website for our immediate openings.

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Videography & Storytelling position, PLAN (various locations)

Position Brief:

The Post-Landfill Action Network (PLAN) is seeking a creative storyteller who would be responsible for creating and coordinating compelling social media content, with a focus on visual storytelling, videography, social media strategy, and production of engaging copy. Over the course of this position, said person will also work closely with the team’s Graphic Designer to produce and help guide the production of visual assets, including graphics.

This position will require significant time “on the road” for our Spring 2019 Points of Intervention Tour.

How to apply:

Individuals interested in this position should send a cover letter, resume, examples of storytelling work and/or a portfolio to audrey@postlandfill.org by January 20, 2019.

Social / Video Skills Required:

·  Event / Social / Videography

·  Video editing & production

·  Event / Documentary Photography

·  Copywriting

·  Interview Skills

·  Proficiency in:

o Instagram (incl Live, TV and Story features)

o Facebook

o Twitter

o Youtube

o Blog / Vlog management

o Adobe Creative Cloud

o Project ownership from beginning to end

General Skills:

·  A passion and a demonstrated understanding of intersectionality and social, environmental, gender, and economic justice

·  Willing to approach strangers to conduct interviews, collect personal statements/quotes, etc

·  Strong personal and team task management skills, including effectively communicating timelines and needs

·  Manage many moving parts while communicating timelines and deadlines to the Creative Director

·  Ability to keep a clear head and remain flexible in times of high stress and changing situations

·  Willingness to adapt to irregular work schedule & environments (read: you will be on the road! Do you get car sick? Can you work at night sometimes? Are you comfortable driving?)

·  Excellent taste in music and a love of road flowers

·  Impressive wit and an open mind

Logistics:

·  Hours Per Week:  Full-Time 40 hours/week (flexible) with some night-time/weekend activities. While traveling on tour, some weekend travel will be required.

·  Compensation: $2,000 / month stipend – Total of $8,000 for full project period. While traveling on tour, all transportation and accommodation expenses are covered by the organization, and an additional travel stipend of $20/day will be provided for daily expenses during travel days. Additional benefits are available.

·  Start/End Dates of Contract: Monday, Feb 11 – Friday May 31, 2019

·  Location: Flexible. Position can start anywhere, and office spaces are available in Philadelphia, PA,  Dover, NH, Boulder, CO, and Columbia, SC. Position requires joining a national tour and living on the road for about 10 – 12 weeks in January, February, March, and April.

·  Eligibility: This position is intended for a person with videography and photography skills who is interested in storytelling and curating social content for our annual Spring tour.

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