Virginia Clean Cities Internship

March 29, 2011

Interested in making a difference this summer 2011? Intern with Clean Cities and help the nation reduce its dependence on petroleum, lower carbon and local air pollutant emissions, and build a green economy!

Clean Cities University Workforce Development Program Workforce Development Program is an initiative of Clean Cities, a government-industry partnership sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Vehicle Technologies Program that strives to reduce petroleum consumption in the transportation sector in nearly 90 communities across the country. The Clean Cities internship will give up to 27 undergraduate (Junior or Senior) or graduate students studying communications, public relations, business, marketing, engineering or environmental sciences, the opportunity to grow public awareness and expand the markets of advanced vehicle technologies, alternative fuels, and practices that reduce the consumption of petroleum.
Specific Details:

  • Up to 27 internships available at 27 competitively-selected U.S. Clean Cities Coalition
  • locations working with dynamic Clean Cities coordinators and their stakeholders
  • Positions are 30 or 40 hours/week (40 hrs for VCC) for 10 weeks
  • from approximately June 6-August 12, 2011 (exact start/end dates determined by individual coalitions)
  • All interns who work an average of 40 hours receive a $6,000 stipend,
  • those who work 30 hours receive a $4,500 stipend
  • The Clean Cities internship could lead to a permanent position!

To submit your resume and complete the online application, please Click Here The deadline to apply is April 15, 2011.If you’ve received this email and you’re a university professor or administrator, please forward to any students who you think might be interested in participating in the program. Questions? Email:

Unpaid internships in Virginia are also available. To discuss opportunities, please contact