Become a Fellow
EDF Climate Corps selects and trains top-tier graduate students in energy efficiency, and matches them with leading organizations to build customized energy management strategies and solutions. In just five years, EDF Climate Corps fellows have identified $1.2 billion in total net operational costs and opportunities to cut $1.7 billion kilowatt hours of electricity, equivalent to the annual energy use of 150,000 homes.
Why become a Climate Corps fellow?
- As an EDF Climate Corps fellow, you are working on the ground inside a leading corporation, public sector organization or nonprofit, and leaving them with tangible recommendations that will save money and help the environment.
- Sustainability is a broad field. EDF Climate Corps fellows deepen quantitative and technical skills while becoming more effective change agents for sustainability.
- By participating in EDF Climate Corps, you will grow your network of sustainability professionals exponentially with established relationships with 100+ other fellows, 5 years of Climate Corps alumni, EDF experts, and contacts at your host organization to help you throughout your career.
“Our fellow had the ability to introduce us to some of the tools available to us that we weren’t aware of – tools that help us think about how we go about our work, how we think about energy and reducing energy usage for our restaurants.”
-- Jerry Sus, Senior Director of Development & Strategic Technology, McDonald's