Test your fit with an entrepreneurial career path by interning at an early-stage, sustainability-focused company for the summer. The Ecopreneurial Summer Internship Program (Eco-SIP) is open to grad students across Stanford university, so long as they will be returning to enroll at Stanford for the Fall or Winter after the summer.
– 8- to 10-week summer internship program to explore and test your fit with an ecopreneurial career path
– Self-source your own startup internship, or apply to pre-sourced opportunities
– Mentorship from an experienced individual at the company with 10 to 15 years of industry experience
– A community of Eco-SIP peers and regular summer meetings to share and learn from key lessons across the Eco-SIP community

Instructors: N/A
Faculty Principal Investigator (PI) Required?: No

More Ecopreneurship Resources

Browse and filter all resources on the Resource Landscape page »

The Living Laboratory Fellowship Program for Sustainability provides Stanford students real-world sustainability leadership and project management opportunities that meaningfully advance Stanford’s operational sustainability goals. Offered in partnership with the LBRE Office of Sustainability, the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability, and the Bill Lane Center for the American West, the program collaborates widely with schools, departments, and operational units across Stanford, including the O'Donohue Family Educational Farm, Residential & Dining Enterprises, and Business Affairs.
The Realizing Environmental Innovation Program (REIP) is intended to provide next stage funding (up to $500k) to PIs to move existing interdisciplinary environmental research projects toward actual solutions implemented by public stakeholders and private market actors. To be considered, projects should demonstrate both significant progress in identifying solutions and strong potential by private market or public end users...
The Stanford Woods Institute EVP program provides seed grants from $10,000 to $200,000, for up to two years, for interdisciplinary research projects that seek to identify solutions to pressing problems of the environment and sustainability. Research projects are evaluated for their intellectual merit, potential to solve critical problems, the integration of the disciplinary strengths...