A complete application consists of:
The resume/CV must include the following:
All documents must be in English or include an official English translation.
If you have questions, please send an email to DOE-RPP@orau.org. Please list the reference code for this opportunity in the subject line of your email.
The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Science, Technology and Policy (STP) Opportunities serve as a next step in the educational and professional development of scientists and engineers by providing opportunities to participate in policy-related projects at DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy in Washington, D.C. Participants will become part of a group of highly-trained scientists and engineers with the education, background, and experience to be part of the workforce that supports the DOE's mission in the future.
The purpose of the incumbent’s appointment is to identify policies and best practices in state and local governments, utilities and public utility commissions that can be shared with and adopted by grantees and stakeholders of the Office of Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs (OWIP) energy efficiency and renewable initiatives. A substantial component of this role is prioritizing and accelerating the adoption of policies and practices that transform markets targeted by OWIP’s programs. Market transformation encompasses the wide variety of activities that encourage the mass acceptance and adoption of the technologies that are the outcome of DOE research and development activities related to energy efficiency and renewable energy. The primary objectives of this opportunity are for the participant to learn and obtain knowledge and skills in:
As a result of their participation in this program, participants are expected to:
Selected candidates will receive a stipend as support for their living and other expenses during this appointment. Stipend rates are determined by EERE officials and are based on the candidate’s academic and professional background. Relocation expenses, not to exceed $5,000, incurred in relocating from the participant's current address to Washington, D.C. (if more than 50 miles from the address shown on the application), may be reimbursed. Fellows will receive a travel allowance of $10,000 per Fellowship year to cover travel-related expenses to scientific and professional development activities.
This opportunity is available to U.S. citizens.
For more information about the EERE Science and Technology Policy Fellowships, please visit https://energy.gov/eere/education/energy-efficiency-and-renewable-energy-science-technology-and-policy-program
Nature of Appointment
The participant will not enter into an employee/employer relationship with ORISE, ORAU, DOE, or any other office or agency. Instead, the participant will be affiliated with ORISE for the administration of the appointment through the ORISE letter of appointment and Terms of Appointment.
Program eligibility requirements can be found at: visit https://energy.gov/eere/education/energy-efficiency-and-renewable-energy-science-technology-and-policy-program
Applicant must have a BA, BS, or MBA in Policy or Environmental Policy.
Preferred skills: MS Office