College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

Other Opportunities

August 30, 2013

Sept 12 | Leadership Opportunity with UndocuAlly Training Planning Committee
Oct 28 | Global Energy Essay Contest 2013

Sept 12 | Leadership Opportunity with UndocuAlly Training Planning Committee

Student representatives on the UndocuAlly Training Planning Committee will ensure that the current needs, concerns, and experiences of undocumented students on campus are represented during UndocuAlly Trainings (up to 5 students will be selected). Students must have experience working with the undocumented student community and be a Sophmore, Junior, Senior or Graduate student at Cal. Students with any documentation status are welcome to apply.

Application attached. Deadline Sept. 12th at NOON


Oct 28 | Global Energy Essay Contest 2013

The Global Energy Essay Contest provides an exciting opportunity for college and university students around the world to engage in critical thinking and present their ideas and solutions to tackle the key energy issues that humanity faces today.

Eligibility

The essay contest is open to all students from across the world that are currently enrolled in university working towards a degree program (e.g. B.A., B.S., M.A., M.S, M.B.A, M.Ed., Ph.D., etc) to take part in the contest.

Essay Topic

The United Nations General Assembly unanimously declared 2014?2024 as the Decade of Sustainable Energy for All, underscoring the importance of energy issues for sustainable development and for the elaboration of the post-2015 development agenda.

Taking inspiration from this, we would like students to share their thoughts on the declaration through this year?s essay topic:

"A Vision for The Decade (2014-2024) of Sustainable Energy for All"

Prizes

The First and Second place winners will receive an invitation to the Global Energy Conference at the United Nations from December 11-12, 2013. The First place winner will also have a speaking opportunity during the award presentation ceremony. Airfare and accommodation to New York will be covered. The top ten finalists will receive certificates from Global Energy Initiative.

The deadline for submission is October 28, 2013. Prize winners will be announced on November 8, 2013.

Visit our website http://globalenergyinitiative.org/ for more details.