The National Science Foundation Integrative Graduate Education Research Traineeship on Clean Energy for Green Industry at UCLA (CGI) is a 3 year fellowship. Fellowship is awarded for the first year and third years upon successful progress. Second and fourth years are funded at normal departmental rates.

The fellowship will develop leaders in environmental energy through integrated research and coursework in the science, business and policies of clean technology. Completion of a 1-3 month cross-disciplinary internship with an industrial partner or national laboratory is encouraged.

Each fellow’s participation includes academic, research training and professional development with scientific, business and policy emphasis.

Program features include clean energy lecture, laboratory and seminar-based curriculum, internships or international experience, business development and small company opportunities along with community involvement activities in K-12.


  • $30K annual stipend
  • Registration fees
  • Laboratory fees
  • Tuition
  • Medical insurance
  • Conference travel
  • Internship
  • Internationl Experience

Eligibility and How to Apply:

The Clean Green IGERT (CGI) is fellowship program for students pursuing a Ph.D. at UCLA. Please be sure to apply to CGI as well as UCLA’s graduate school. Please also remember that only US citizens and permanent residents are eligible to apply. In particular, special consideration is given to enhance the involvement of under-represented students.


The 2010 application deadline is December 15, 2009. Applications need not be complete for submission but please submit the application by the deadline. Submit the remaining materials as soon as possible.

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Author: peter.garvin (7 Articles)

I am a recent Clean Technology MSc Graduate with a keen interest in all elements of Green Business. My main areas of experience are in carbon footprinting, reduction and offsetting. I have a strong desire to extent my expertise in many directions, particularly that of sustainability management.