Application

Workshop Dates: August 1-16, 2016

(July 25th-31st is online prep. First day of workshop is August 1st)

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                            ***DEADLINE MAY 1, 2016***

                    

Eligibility

  • Graduate and advanced undergraduate students.
  • Must be enrolled in a university at time of application.
  • Must have completed an introductory renewable course (similar to EE80J at UC Santa Cruz; see website).

Workshop Description 

The workshop is three weeks long. The first week is an online preparation (7/25-7/31); the following two weeks (August 1st-August 16, 2016) are held in California.The workshop includes lectures, seminars and field trips to relevant renewable energy installation sites and facilities in the region. Participants are expected to develop a problem-oriented group research project. Student groups will produce a final report that includes analysis of the identified problem, possible solutions, and suggested recommendations. US students can receive credit for a four-unit upper division course (EE181J Practical Renewable Energies) at UC Santa Cruz. 

For US Enrolled Students

Course Fees (Tuition): $1092*
Lodging, Food and Travel within U.S.: $2354 (plus airfare)

* US students will pay $1092 tuition to UC Santa Cruz summer session office.

Financial Aid

Financial aid fellowships are available for current qualified students attending US universities who are US citizens or permanent residents. 

Application Requirements

  1. One-page CV (Curriculum Vitae)
  2. Unofficial Transcript
  3. One-page essay explaining why you are interested in renewable energy and in what ways this summer workshop will impact your future academic and employment goals.
  4. One-page essay explaining your relevant skills and experience.
  5. Letters of Recommendation (2-3)
Applicant Information
Are you a US citizen or permanent resident?
Academic Information
Would you like to be considered for financial assistance?
Affirmation
Do you affirm that you have filled out this application and any accompanying statements or forms correctly?
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