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Intern, VOX Global (Boston)

Vox Global, a bipartisan strategic communications and public affairs firm, is now accepting applications for our Winter/Spring 2016 Sustainability Internship (based in the Boston satellite office. The internship runs from January-May 2016. The listing on our website can be found here. The intern will work primarily with our sustainability team, helping clients to build, execute, and communicate environmental and social sustainability programs.
Application Deadline: December 15, 2015
Learn more and apply.


Communications and Member Services Intern, Designlights Consortium (Lexington, MA)

Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP) seeks qualified candidates for an intern position for its DesignLights
Consortium® (DLC) project either for the semester, or full-time. Interns will work with the DLC team, reporting to the
DLC Program Manager. This job is based in Lexington, MA. Reliable transportation is helpful. Public transport is limited,
but available. Some field travel is also possible.
DLC is the industry’s resource for information and cutting edge technical expertise on energy efficient commercial solid
state lighting solutions. The DLC Qualified Products List (QPL) is NEEP’s largest initiative, serving as a key resource for
energy efficiency incentive programs throughout the US and Canada by distinguishing high performing and energy
saving lighting products from the rest. DLC engages its members (utilities and other energy efficiency programs) with
government agencies, lighting experts, lighting product manufacturers, and lighting testing labs to establish technical
requirements that manufacturers must meet to list their products on the QPL.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Learn more and apply.

Public Lands Transportation Scholars, Federal Lands Transportation Institute (Pennsylvania and Hawaii)

The Public Lands Transportation Scholar program provides fellowships to outstanding graduates in a transportation-related field to spend ten months working directly with staff of Federal Land Management Agencies on key visitor transportation issues.

We are currently seeking applications for scholars at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge in Pennsylvania and Kauai National Wildlife Refuge in Hawaii.

More detailed position description informations for each location can be found below:

  • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge (pdf)
  • Kauai National Wildlife Refuge(pdf)

The scholar position spans from February 1 to November 30, 2016 on site and the month of December 2016 at your home completing your final report. A mandatory orientation is tentatively scheduled for Feb. 2-4, 2016 in the Washington D.C. area.

Application Deadline: Monday, November 23, 2015
Learn more and apply.

Various Internships, Corporate Accountability International (Boston, MA)

For over 35 years, Corporate Accountability International has successfully challenged corporations like Nestlé, General Electric, and Philip Morris to halt abusive practices that threaten human rights, public health, the environment and our democracy. The organization is expanding—and leading campaigns challenging some of the world’s most powerful industries in food and agriculture, water, tobacco, and fossil fuels. Think Outside the Bottle exposes the truth behind bottled water marketing and defends the human right to water in the face of increasing corporate control, while Public Water Works! galvanizes support for public water systems. Value [the] Meal challenges the fast food industry to stop driving an epidemic of diet-related disease and helps build a more sustainable food system. Our campaign to Challenge Big Tobacco protects the first-ever corporate accountability treaty from tobacco industry interference. Our new climate project to Kick Big Polluters Out! of the UN climate treaty talks challenges the world’s most powerful industry to keep them from interfering in our ability to act on climate.
Internships are available for Spring and Summer 2015 in the following areas:
        International and National Campaign Organizing
        Communications and Media
        Non-Profit Administration
        Non-Profit Technology Administrator
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Learn more and apply.


Sustainable Technology Coordinator, Oberlin College (Ohio)

The Office of Environmental Sustainability and the Environmental Studies Program at Oberlin College invite applications for the position of Sustainable Technology Coordinator. This is a full-time, one-year position (renewal for additional years contingent on grant funding), beginning as soon as possible, jointly reporting to Professor of Environmental Studies, John Petersen, and Meghan Riesterer Assistant Vice President of Energy Management and Sustainability and will work closely with the Project Manager for Environmental Dashboard.

Application Deadline: Open until filled
Learn more and apply.
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