• PASSING THE
    TORCH CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF CAL ENERGY CORPS
  • 132 STUDENTS PLACED IN INTERNSHIPS
  • OVER $1 MILLION
    PROVIDED FOR UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

2020 internship applications are now closed. 

Individuals selected for placement may be contacted via email by the end of March. Thank you for your interest!

Internships

Students participate in full-time 8+ week internships in the summer at selected host organizations to work on energy and climate change solutions.

Support

Students receive a $680/week living stipend and structured mentorship from our partner host organizations.

Research

Following the program, students present their research projects in the Cal Energy Corps Symposium to the university community and the public.

 

Lisette Solis

"It is one thing to sit in a classroom and discuss development organizations, but another to actually spend time doing this work... This is something which I hope to carry with me as I pursue further education and eventually my career."

Joshua Moss

"I can say without a doubt that it was one of the most significant academic and personal experiences of my life."

Joshua Moss, 2014
Jonathan Lee

"The understanding of off-grid rural energy and the wide range of skills I developed – including modelling, project budgeting, logistical planning, and working across cultures – was the single most valuable experience I had as an undergraduate at UC Berkeley...."

Chia-Yun (Jocelyn) Tsai

Sustainable Environmental Design

Andrew Chow

Conservation and Resource Studies

Jose De Casas

Energy Engineering

Tim Guo

Energy Engineering

Rohan Koka

Materials Science and Engineering

Jonathan Santoso

Chemical Engineering

Thao Tran

Environmental Earth Science

Emily Turkel

Conservation and Resource Studies

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