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For Students

Students from across UCLA are involved with the Luskin Center's cutting-edge research, events, and community engagement efforts. 
Click here to learn about our Student Researchers. 

The Luskin Center  serves as a resource for students. The below clearinghouse provides information about the Luskin Center's employment opportunities for students as well as external internships and fellowship opportunities.  


Job Postings 
Graduate Research Grants 

Internship Grants 

In addition to directly providing opportunities for students, the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation seeks to be a resource about external opportunities that can further student interest in environmental sustainability. The below resources are designed to connect students with internships, research programs and organizations that can provide students with opportunities to preserve and restore California’s environment. 

Internship Opportunities:

UCLA Extension Global Sustainability Internship
The Sonoma County Economic Development Board Internship
Internships at
Internships at Global Green
Environment America Internships
New Energy Leaders Project
EPA Student Career Experience Program
Roosevelt Campus Network Undergraduate Research Opportunity

Fellowship Opportunities:

Switzer Environmental Fellowship
Los Angeles Sustainability Collaborative
Clean Energy for Green Industry Fellowship for Graduate Students at UCLA

Echoing Green Fellowship
Whitehouse Fellows
EPA Student Fellowships Environmental Resources Management (ERM) Foundation, Sustainability Fellowship

Other Key Resources:
UCLA Sustainability

UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Volunteer Opportunities:

American Lung Association

For more information, email Christian Zarate at


Supporting the transition to electric-drive, alternative-fuel, and autonomous vehicles through innovative research and decision support.
Developing strategies to spur renewable energy and energy efficiency in California.
Supporting the creation and implementation of state and local policies, investments and plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while providing local resilience, environmental, public health, and economic benefits.
Enhancing the role of information and communications technologies in the 21st century.
Advancing policy, economic, and technological solutions that support sustainable water systems and water use behavior in California.
Supporting urban greening efforts―in public parks, streets and beyond―to restore natural processes and habitats while connecting neighborhoods to each other and their environment.


Civic leaders partner with the Luskin Center to use the center's research to.
Faculty and staff collaborate with the interdisciplinary Luskin Center.
Students from across UCLA are involved with the Luskin Center's .