EDF Climate Corps Fellow
Environmental Defense Fund
Multiple locations, including New York, NY; San Francisco, CA; Chicago, IL; Boston, MA; and other U.S. cities and towns
Job Type: 10-12 week summer fellowship
Jump-Start Your Sustainability Career
EDF Climate Corps is the premier graduate fellowship program to jump-start your career in clean energy or sustainability. Fellows join an exclusive network of over a thousand EDF Climate Corps alumni and other energy and sustainability professionals, working to advance climate solutions in leading organizations around the world.
Our competitive program selects qualified candidates from a variety of disciplines to work for a summer embedded within leading organizations to identify customized energy management and climate solutions. Fellows will gain access to an interactive in-person training as well as resources and continuing education, including professional development opportunities, online resources and webinars. Apply today!
Since 2008, EDF Climate Corps has placed nearly 1,000 fellows in host organizations including Under Armour, Google, City of Los Angeles, BlackRock, Caterpillar, Lyft, College of Menominee Nation and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability. A list of 2019 host organizations will be available to candidates during the interview process and fellows are matched with host organizations based on their location, industry and project type preferences. See the full list of past organizations on our website.
Projects to Match Your Unique Skills and Career Goals
Working under the guidance of a host supervisor and EDF engagement manager, fellows uncover strategic energy management and climate solutions for their host organization. Projects culminate in a written report and series of recommendations to the host organization. Projects may focus on:
All selected EDF Climate Corps fellows will attend a week-long training in May 2019.
$1,250 per week and reimbursement of travel costs to the training and EDF Climate Corps Summit, an annual fall conference.
Please visit our website to complete your 2019 fellow application. For early consideration and the best opportunity to be matched with your preferred host organization, please apply by December 3, 2018 11:59 pm PT. The final application deadline is January 7, 2019 11:59 pm PT. For more information about the timeline and program, please visit the EDF Climate Corps website. Environmental Defense Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer.