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Opportunities for Students:

  • Diversified Farming Systems Summer Research Opportunity
    • This is a summer research position for a student who is interested in working with researcher Castillo and Professor Bowles on studying diversified farming systems in the central valley.
    • Please email f.castillo@berkeley.edu for more information
  • Cal Energy Corps Summer Internship (Due February 29, 2020)
    • “The Cal Energy Corp is a paid summer internship engaging top UC Berkeley undergraduate students in the design, development, and delivery of sustainable energy and climate solutions aroun the world. Now in its tenth year, the program places students in cutting-edge industry placements throughout the bay and beyond.” – CITRIS and the Banatao Institute
    • Students will partifipate in full-time 8+ week internships at selected host organizations to work on energy and climate change solutions.
    • Application link here
  • Arthur Rosenfeld Award for Energy Efficiency (Due March 15, 2020)
    • “The Art Rosenfeld Award for Energy Efficiency aims to promote innovative research in technologies and policies that will enable a more resource-efficient society. To this end, rhe Rosenfeld Fund provides funding to a graduate student committed to research on efergy efficiency. This includes technical, social science and policy research that can lead to reductions in the use of energy.” – CITRIS and the Banatao Institute
    • The graduate student chosen will be awarded $7,500.
    • Application info here
  • The Green Initiative Fund
    • “The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF) is UC Berkeley’s Campus Green Fund. TGIF provides funding, via grants, for projects that improve and support UC Berkeley’s campus sustainability efforts. TGIF allocates funds to projects that promote sustainable modes of transportation, increase energy and water efficiency, restore habitat, promote environmental and food justice, and reduce the amount of waste created by UC Berkeley.” – TGIF Website
    • TGIF Early Abstract Submission Due: Monday, February 17th, 2020 by 5pm
    • TGIF Final Abstract Submission or Early Abstract Resubmission Due: Friday, March 20th, 2020 by 5 pm

Additional upcoming funding opportunities and their deadlines can be found here!


What we’re up to right now!


We are preparing for our breakout session at UC Global Health Day

More information can be found here!


We are offering a Spring 2020 UC Berkeley seminar