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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


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 .


Developing strategies to spur renewable energy and energy efficiency in California.
Advancing policy, economic, and technological solutions that support sustainable water systems and water use behavior in California.
Supporting the transition to electric-drive, alternative-fuel, and autonomous vehicles through innovative research and decision support.
Enhancing the role of information and communications technologies in the 21st century.
Supporting efforts to create environmentally sustainable and healthy communitiesThe Luskin Center’s Urban Greening Initiative has grown from its original focus on complete streets.
Strengthening state and local governments' capacity to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and adapt to climate change.

Initiative Archives

Progressing health and environmental safety assessment and protection in the field of engineered nanomaterials.
Supporting the dissemination of clean technologies and the greening of other sectors.