Climate Jobs, Internships, Scholarships and Fellowships

Fellowship Opportunity: CLIMAS 2021 Environment & Society Graduate Fellows Program. Applications are due by October 26, 2020. The Climate Assessment for the Southwest (CLIMAS) program is currently accepting applications for the 2021 Environment & Society Graduate Fellows Program. This fellowship supports University of Arizona graduate students from any degree-granting program whose work is focused on collaborative environmental research. The Fellows Program is made possible by CLIMAS, the University of Arizona Office of Research, Innovation, & Impact, and the Arizona Institutes for Resilience. https://climas.arizona.edu/content/environment-society-graduate-fellows-program

 

Forest Climate Policy Coordinator, Oregon Wild. Open until filled. The Forest Climate Policy Coordinator will be responsible for leading a new Oregon Wild campaign focused on conserving forests as a key component of federal and state efforts to combat climate change. Building off of Oregon Wild’s 45-year history of forest advocacy, the person leading this campaign will identify key policy opportunities at the state and federal levels, develop strategies to pursue them, and mobilize Oregon Wild’s supporters, partners, and the general public to achieve success. Position is open until filled. For more information and to apply, click here.

 

First Nations: Native Agriculture and Food Systems College Scholarship. Applications due October 15th, 2020 (4 pm Pacific). The Native Agriculture and Food Systems Scholarship Program that aims to encourage more Native American college students to enter these fields so that they can better assist their communities in advancing Native food sovereignty and improving overall health.  First Nations will award 20 to 25 scholarships of $1,000 to $1,500 each for the 2020-2021 academic school year to Native college students majoring in agriculture and agriculture-related fields, including agribusiness management, agri-science technologies, agronomy, animal husbandry, aquaponics, environmental studies, fisheries and wildlife, food production and safety, food-related policy and legislation, food science and technology, horticulture, irrigation science, and sustainable agriculture or food systems.  Complete information and a link to the online application can be found here: https://www.firstnations.org/grantmaking-scholarship.

 

NOAA Climate & Global Change (C&GC) Postdoctoral Program. Application Deadline: January 8, 2021. UCAR's Cooperative Programs for the Advancement of Earth System Science (CPAESS) manages the NOAA Climate and Global Change Postdoctoral Program on behalf of the NOAA Climate Program Office. https://cpaess.ucar.edu/cgc

 

Post doctoral position at University of Washington -- Climate Change and Health Adaptation Evaluation. The Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (DEOHS) at the University of Washington (UW) School of Public Health in conjunction with the UW Center for Health and the Global Environment (CHanGE) seek an outstanding Post-Doctoral Scholar to assist in a suite of climate and health projects. These projects include an effort to collect information on municipal heat action plans and activities to reduce exposure to extreme heat and an effort to assess the impact of an indigenous climate change health adaptation effort undertaken by the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community. Link to the post doc position: https://ap.washington.edu/ahr/position-details/?job_id=62422