Summer Internships in Climate and Sustainability

Looking for a summer internship in climate and sustainability? Explore the growing list of summer opportunities.
Apr 8, 2024
Harvard opportunities 

If you are a Harvard College Student be sure to review the College’s Summer Funding Policy.

Salata Institute Interns 

Apply by April 17 

The Salata Institute is seeking two summer interns: a project intern (Job ID: 21296) and a web and email intern (Job ID: 21295). More information can be found on the Student Employment Office Jobs Database. 

Harvard Climate Internship Program 

Apply ASAP – Applications being accepted on rolling basis while funds remain 

The Harvard Climate Internship Program (HCIP) is a university-wide program supporting graduate students who work in a climate policy-oriented summer internship. Recipients may receive up to $7,000, plus mentoring and an opportunity to participate in programming with policy practitioners and Harvard faculty. 

FXB Climate Change intern 

Apply by May 31 

FXB is seeking two FXB Climate Change interns to contribute to the overall success and impact of FXB’s global climate change work while gaining valuable experience and skills in environmental sustainability and social development. Key responsibilities include research and analysis, program support, monitoring and evaluation, collaboration and networking. The internship is fully virtual and offers a $1500 stipend for 8-weeks. 

Priscilla Chan Summer Service Stipend 

Apply by April 14 

The stipend provides funding for students who receive need-based aid for college and have secured an unpaid summer internship or fellowship in public service! Students will receive a $6,000 base stipend and can request an additional $1,000.  

Harvard Clubs Summer Community Service Fellowship Program 

Apply by April 14 

The Harvard Clubs Summer Community Service Fellowship (SCSF) Program supports Harvard undergraduates seeking to work on public service projects in one of several communities across the country. Stipends range from $4,000 to $6,000 per award.  

Summer Federal Work-Study Program for Public Service 

Apply by April 14 

Students can earn up to $5,500 for summer service working in the U.S.; students must be U.S. citizens to be eligible for federal work-study funding.  

Institute of Politics Senior Start-Up Stipend 

Apply by April 21 

This program is intended for all graduating seniors who are pursuing a full-time post-graduation role in politics or public service. 

Women in Public Policy Program Summer Internship Program 

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The Women and Public Policy Program (WAPPP) provides stipends to Harvard graduate students for field placements that focus on closing gender gaps. 

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Summer Opportunities for HKS students 

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