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Apply by Feb. 7 for the Molchanov Scholars Internship Program

Applicants must be currently enrolled undergraduate students at UNC Chapel Hill. The Pavel Molchanov Scholars Program is an endowed internship program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Institute for the Environment. The program is a partnership between … Continued

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Registration now open for 2022 UNC Cleantech Summit

Registration is now OPEN for the 2022 UNC Cleantech Summit, “Transitioning to a Low Carbon Economy” on March 29-30th. Save with early bird rates, good through 2/12. Flat rates for all students, K-12, university faculty.

2021 Holiday Message

A Holiday Message + Year-in-Review from the UNC Institute for the Environment

As we close in on the end of 2021, we reflect on the many accomplishments of our faculty, staff and students. We wish you a restful and happy holiday and very best wishes for the New Year. Please click the … Continued

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Now accepting applications for Environmental Justice Graduate Research Scholarship

The UNC Institute for the Environment invites talented graduate students to apply for its Environmental Justice Graduate Research Scholarship to conduct research that broadens the understanding of environmental justice issues impacting communities in North Carolina. Expressions of Interest (EOI) for … Continued

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The Institute for the Environment embraces the University’s commitment to diversity as a critical element of academic excellence. We also support the vision of the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs to build and sustain an inclusive campus community and to foster a welcoming climate that values and respects all members of the University community.