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Student Fellowships – MITOS

The MIT Office of Sustainability is hiring two upper-level undergraduate or graduate students for paid, part-time fellowships, in Sustainability Data Analytics and Scope 3 Emissions Evaluation. Apply.

Job – MIT Sloan

The MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative is seeking a part-time Sustainability Research Projects Coordinator to support research and engagement efforts with a focus on ESG measurement in capital markets. Apply.

Job – MIT Energy Initiative

The MIT Energy Initiative is hiring a postdoctoral associate for a techno-economic study of low-carbon electrolytic hydrogen production. Apply.

Jobs – MIT Solve

MIT Solve is hiring for a wide variety of positions, from entry-level to leadership, as it expands its operations to offer seed funding and support to high-impact innovations on major social and environmental problems around the world. Learn more.

Postdoctoral Fellowships – Climate Policy Lab

The Tufts University Climate Policy Lab is hiring postdocs in energy R&D, climate finance, sustainable development in water and food systems, and more. Learn more.

Job – Irving Institute for Energy & Society

Dartmouth’s Irving Institute for Energy & Society is hiring an Undergraduate Education and Internship Coordinator to develop and implement undergraduate programming in energy and society. Learn more.

Jobs – Boston Environmental Planning

The City of Boston is hiring two Project Managers for its Climate and Environmental Planning Team. Apply.

Job – Carnegie Institute

The Carnegie Institution for Science Department of Global Ecology is hiring a postdoctoral fellow to conduct research on net-zero-emission energy technologies and systems. Learn more and apply.

Contest – X Prize for Carbon Removal

The X Prize has opened registrations for the $100 million X Prize for Carbon Removal. In phase 1, up to 15 projects to remove CO2 from the atmosphere (through technology, natural solutions, or hybrid concepts) will receive $1 million each for early demonstrations and advancements. A total of $5 million will also be given to student teams working on relevant solutions. Learn how to apply by October 1 for student teams or by December 1 for all others.

Hackathon – MIT Policy Hackathon

The MIT Policy Hackathon will be held October 22-24. Apply to compete by October 1.

Hackathon – MIT EnergyHack

The MIT EnergyHack will be held November 12-14. Apply to compete by October 7.

Contest – Global Change Award

The Global Change Award is accepting applications from teams with ideas for creating a sustainable fashion future. Winners will share in a €1 million grant and join a one-year GCA Impact Accelerator to scale up their ideas. Learn more and apply by October 20.

Research Fellowship – MIT Center for International Studies

The MIT Center for International Studies will award six MIT students, undergraduate or graduate, a $2000 fellowship for research projects at the intersection of human rights and technology. Learn how to apply by October 25.

Contest – Artisanal Mining Grand Challenge

Conservation X Lab has opened its Artisanal Mining Grand Challenge: The Amazon, offering a total of $1 million in prizes to teams developing solutions to address the environmental and social costs of small-scale gold mining in the Amazon. Apply by November 1.

Contest – Geothermal Collegiate Competition

The Department of Energy has opened the 2022 Geothermal Collegiate Competition, inviting student teams to develop innovative solutions for geothermal energy deployment, with prizes of up to $10,000. Learn more and submit your solution by November 4.

Hackathon – Cultivate Tomorrow

Cultivate Tomorrow, a hackathon focused on cellular agriculture, will be held in January 2022. Apply to compete by November 15.

Grant – MISTI

MISTI-Spain is calling for proposals for its INDITEX Circularity Seed Fund, a $30,000 grant for collaborations between MIT groups and research institutions in Spain that advance sustainability in the textiles industry. Apply by December 13.

Volunteer – En-ROADS Climate Ambassadors

Climate Interactive is seeking En-ROADS Climate Ambassadors to learn how to run climate policy simulation games for classrooms, legislators, and community groups. Learn how to apply.