Happy Tuesday ECO members and fans! Welcome back from the break!
Take a look at these career related events and funding opportunities!
Roundtable discussion with Michelle Haigh and Lena Doan,
The Carlyle Group
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
6:00 to 7:30 pm
Join us for an informal talk and networking session with Michelle Haigh and Lena Doan from The Carlyle Group’s Energy Mezzanine team, who will talk about their experiences in private equity and energy finance across upstream oil and gas, mining, power sector and renewables in the U.S. and abroad.
RSVP for the lottery here
Taking Charge of Your Job Search Networking (Public Sector)
When: Wednesday, March 26
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Where: OCS Conference Room 420, IAB
How you respond to networking opportunities says a lot about your candidacy. What can you do to maximize unexpected networking opportunities? How can you take the kind of initiative that employers find impressive? Using hypothetical public sector cases, an experienced consulting professional outlines strategies for enhancing your profile and improving your chances of creating a winning impression.
Please register on SIPAlink, click here.
Applying Your Skills for Impact: Careers at One Acre Fund Webinar
When: Thursday, March 27
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Join One Acre Fund’s Chief People Officer and current One Acre Fund staff members/former management consultants for a webinar including:
* A brief overview of One Acre Fund’s model and the impact it is having in Africa
* Information on how social enterprises are applying analytical skillsets to solve problems in the developing world
* Details on job opportunities for consultants and analytical decision makers at One Acre Fund
* General career advice
To register, please visit: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1991773366400710657
Green Business Summit, organized by the CBS
Green Business Club
Friday, 4 April, 3pm – 8pm
Uris Hall, Room 142
For more information on the program and registration, click here
FUNDING INFORMATION: SIPA Summer 2014 Internship Grants
Energias de Portugal, S.A. Summer Internship Grant
Two awards of $2,500 will be given to students participating in unpaid, energy-related summer internships that promote social responsibility, sustainability, innovation, and proactive environmental management. To apply, visit SIPAlink.
JOB ID: 47311 DEADLINE: April 14, 2014
Whitman Family Foundation Summer Fellowship in Environmental Policy Studies
An award of $1,000 will be given to a student in the Environmental Track of the Energy and Environment concentration participating in an unpaid summer internship related to environmental policy. To apply, visit SIPAlink.
JOB ID: 47310 DEADLINE: April 14, 2014
Various Named Summer Internship Grants
Awards ranging between $3,000 and $5,000 will be given to 6-11 students participating in an unpaid summer internship in the U.S. or abroad. To apply, visit SIPAlink.
JOB ID: 47314 DEADLINE: April 17, 2014
OCS Travel Grant
OCS provides internship grants to qualifying students to help defray the costs of unpaid or low paid summer internships overseas. Each year, the number of awards and amount of each award depends on the number of qualified applicants. For further instructions visit SIPAlink.
JOB ID: 47317 DEADLINE: April 24, 2014
WORLD SNAPSHOT: ENVIRONMENTAL HEADLINES
SIPA Environmental Coalition (ECO) Communications Director
MIA Candidate (2015), School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University