State Climate Policy Network Intern, Summer 2022

The State Climate Policy Network (SCPN) is a network of more than 16,000 advocates and policymakers who are pushing for effective and equitable climate policies. It’s a critical part of our work and where collaboration and conversation across state lines take place. 

As our SCPN Intern, you will work closely with our SCPN Manager and take on a wide array of responsibilities. You will conduct climate policy research, support our regular programming work, and play a critical role in bringing new people into the state climate policy movement.

    Key Responsibilities

    Conduct climate policy research

    • Conduct independent research project on state climate policy landscape and key actors.
    • Support ongoing climate policy research projects.

      Support programming work

      • Work with SCPN Manager to promote monthly webinars and calls.
      • Assist with compiling call notes and writing recap articles for webinars

       Assist with membership management and outreach 

      • Conduct weekly outreach to bring new members into the network from a range of backgrounds, sectors, and states.

      Relevant Experience, Skills

      • Commitment to tackling the climate crisis in an equitable way
      • Basic understanding of the climate landscape
      • Ability to work remotely and be self-directed and organized
      • Excellent written and interpersonal communications skills
      • Flexible and able to tackle multiple assignments simultaneously

      Apply now if you want to:

      • Improve your research, writing, and communication skills
      • Develop your knowledge of the state-level climate policy landscape
      • Engage in networking opportunities with government officials, sustainability experts, academics, and others in the climate space 
      • Enjoy a flexible schedule

      Reports to: Kristen Soares, SCPN Manager

      Compensation: $15/hour

      Job-Type: Part-time, 10-15 hours a week

      Location: Remote

      Dates: Early-Mid June through August

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      Please submit the following application for our SCPN Internship. We will be in touch if you are selected to move forward to the next stage of the application process.

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