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Energy-Specific Internships

Open To:
Coterm, Graduate, Undergraduate
Area:
Research
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:

ORISE connects the most talented and diverse college students, recent graduates, postdocs, and faculty to programs closely aligned with the interests of a variety of research facilities, including those managed for the U.S. Department of Energy and more than a dozen other federal agencies. SLAC supports a handful of ORISE programs every year.


Open To:
Graduate, Undergraduate
Area:
NGO
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:
Winter

Through the Schneider Fellows program, Stanford students spend a summer or a year working at leading U.S. nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in the sustainable energy field.


Open To:
Undergraduate
Area:
Research
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:
Winter

SULI (based at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory) offers exciting opportunities for undergraduate students majoring in science or engineering to conduct research. 


Open To:
Graduate, Undergraduate
Area:
Public Service
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:
Winter

Shultz Energy Fellowships offers a suite of paid, energy-related public service internships for Stanford students in California, Colorado, Utah, and Hawaii during the summer.


Open To:
Coterm, Graduate, Undergraduate
Area:
Research
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:

These internships are are designed to provide students with stimulating, real-world work experiences based at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.


Open To:
Undergraduate
Area:
Research
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:
Winter

The Precourt Institute for Energy's Summer Undergraduate Program on Energy Research (SUPER) internships provide students with opportunities to work on faculty-mentored, individualized energy research during the summer.


Open To:
Coterm, Graduate, PhD
Area:
Finance
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:
Spring

A new summer fellowship program dedicated to enhancing the understanding and the practice of sustainable finance. The SFI program provides financial support to continuing Stanford graduate students who have secured summer internships with organizations with missions that are aligned with SFI’s focus areas, including Energy Business Innovations.


Open To:
Undergraduate
Area:
Social Impact
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:
Winter

Paid summer internships for students to gain real-world experience working on high social impact projects.


Open To:
Faculty, Staff
Area:
Education
Type:
Grant
Deadline:
Rolling

TomKat energyCatalyst Grants aim to cultivate interdisciplinary thinking and introduce or deepen students’ knowledge around sustainable energy concepts. TomKat energyCatalyst Grants can be used to support class trips; bring in guest lecturers; purchase materials for demonstrations or projects; and support student-led research.


Open To:
Graduate, Undergraduate
Area:
Startup
Type:
Summer Internship
Deadline:
Winter

Paid summer internships in Silicon Valley – students can see over 30 different opportunities and apply to three of them through the TomKat center. TomKat Center-supported internships are only open to undergrad students and industry-supported energy internships are open to both undergrad and grad students.


Open To:
PhD
Area:
Research
Type:
Fellowship
Deadline:
Spring

This competition is open to Stanford doctoral students performing translational research for sustainable energy or other sustainability challenges. These fellowships are meant to support advanced doctoral students (third year and beyond) to pursue innovative research projects beyond the proof-of-concept stage toward impactful applications.


Open To:
Graduate, Undergraduate, PhD
Area:
Startup
Type:
Grant
Deadline:
Rolling

Grants for student inventors of sustainable energy technology to allow students to begin to commercialize their sustainable energy ideas.


Open To:
Graduate, Undergraduate, PhD
Area:
Startup
Type:
Grant
Deadline:
Winter

A program that provides resources to teams from the Stanford community to generate and advance solutions to problems that require timely action to avoid irreversible consequences. Move your energy and environmental solutions from ideation to impact through the progressing phases of the program.