Grants

Columbia University

To support the Women in Energy program at the Center on Global Energy Policy to help increase gender diversity and female leadership in the energy sector

  • Amount $248,400
  • City New York, NY
  • Investigator Jason Bordoff
  • Year 2015
  • Program Energy and Environment
  • Sub-program

Funds from this grant provide two years of support to the Women in Energy project at Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy (CGEP) as it undertakes a series of educational, networking, mentorship, and career-development activities aimed at supporting and encouraging the involvement of female students in careers related to energy. Funded activities include organizing lectures and small group conversations with leading women in the energy sector, arranging visits for female students to key energy sites in the region, developing a formal mentoring program that connects students with leading women in the energy sector, and offering a handful of small stipends to female students to defray the cost of summer internship opportunities.

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