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Mentorship Opportunity For Undergrads


Apply to be a YPE NYC clean energy mentee by May 1!

YPE NYC is offering a mentorship program for undergraduate students interested in a clean energy career. If you’re interested in learning about career opportunities in renewable energy and aspire to join the next generation of clean energy leaders, apply now to join our first mentee cohort! The mentorship program will run from September 2021 to February 2022.

Who should apply?

Current undergraduate students interested in:

·  learning about career opportunities in clean energy; 

·  receiving job and internship advice and application assistance;

·  gaining access to a network of dedicated NYC energy professionals; and

·  driving social, racial, and energy equity.

Preference will be given to rising juniors and seniors. Mentees should have some relationship to NYC (e.g. grew up in or attend college in NYC). Students that identify as BIPOC and/or LGBTQ+ are especially encouraged to apply.

What are the expectations for Mentees?

Mentees should expect to dedicate 4-5 hours per month to this Program between September 2021 and February 2022. This will include monthly program-wide virtual events as well as one-on-one meetings between mentors and mentees. Responsibilities outside of scheduled events/meetings may include:

·  Preparing for and participating in informational interviews with energy professionals of your choosing;

·  Strengthening your resume, LinkedIn profile, and cover letters, with the assistance of your mentor;

·  Attending optional virtual tours, webinars, or lunch-and-learns; and

·  Participating in a leadership event, such as serving as a panelist in an event for a high school audience, or delivering a presentation to the mentor/mentee cohort on an energy topic of your choosing.

When and where will the program take place?

All mandatory events for the Inaugural Mentorship Program will be held virtually. The Program will run six months, from September 2021 to February 2022. Mentees will be selected by June 2021.

Learn more on our website:

Apply to be a clean energy mentee here by Sat, May 1, 2021, 5pm EST. 

NYC Department of Building Internship

This summer 2021, the NYC Department of Buildings will be hosting a limited number of paid internships through CUNY in the units listed below. All internship write-ups can be found in the attached zipped folder. There are opportunities for CUNY students studying civil/mechanical/electrical engineering, architecture, construction management, and many more majors! Internships will last for a maximum of 12 weeks, at 34 hours per week. Internships will run from 5/25/21 to 8/12/21. Please send resumes to clearly indicating the name of the internship(s) you’re applying for. The application deadline is Sunday, April 25th, by midnight. Let us know if you have any questions, and we look forward to reviewing your resume!
Academic Qualifications for Each Unit:
Boilers: Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Tech
Construction Safety Engineering: Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Tech, Construction Management Tech
Cranes & Derricks: Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Tech, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Tech
Development Hub: Architecture, Architectural Tech
Enforcement Inspections: Construction Trades Experience, Architecture, Architectural Tech, Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Tech, Construction Management Tech
Retaining Walls: Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Tech, Architecture, Architectural Tech, Construction Management Tech
Technical Affairs & Code Development: Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, Civil or Mechanical Engineering Tech, Construction Management Tech
Youth Engagement: Organizational Psychology, Public Administration, Labor Relations, Education

Internship Opportunities

Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY)Internship: Virtual Internship Program (deadline April 23)
Big Brother Big Sisters of NYC: Program Facilitator
NYC Comptroller’s Fellowship Program: Fellowship: Bureaus of Comptroller’s Office
DL1961 Premium Denim: Showroom Intern
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey: Summer Intern – World Trade Center, Operations
Bloomberg LP: Summer 2022 Software Engineering Internships (note Summer 2021 opportunities are closed)

Job Opportunities

Solar One: Affordable Solar Program Manager
CodeGreen Solutions: Sustainability Analyst
MoMA: Student Ambassador (deadline April 15)
NYC Comptroller’s Fellowship Program: Fellowship: Bureaus of Comptroller’s Office
Edge Environment Sustainability Consulting, Inc.: Sustainability Consultant – Circular Economy and Life Cycle Thinking Focus
Department of City Planning: Program Manager, Associate Borough Planner
Safari Energy, A PPL Company: Analyst/Associate, Special Projects
Langan Engineering and Environmental Services, Inc.: Environmental Permitting and Compliance Engineer or Scientist

Summer Internships Available


2021 Summer Internship Program
As we approach Spring Break, CUNY DSI is accepting applications for the Research Unit’s 2021 Summer Internship Program.

The Dominican Studies Institute of the City University of New York (CUNY DSI) is the nation’s first university-based research institute devoted to the study of people of Dominican descent in the United States and other parts of the world. CUNY DSI’s mission is to produce and disseminate research and scholarship about people of Dominican descent, and about the Dominican Republic.

Offered remotely this year, the Summer Internship Program is open to undergraduate and graduate students from around the world interested in Dominican Studies. Interns will have the opportunity to work under the tutelage of CUNY DSI scholars and the team of experts at the CUNY DSI Library and Archives.
To learn more about the internship program, deadlines, and how to apply:
Click here for more information