BERC Blog

mit clean energy prize
29 January 2013

MIT Clean Energy Prize Accepting Applications

The MIT Clean Energy Prize is a unique and demanding competition that takes teams through a rigorous 2-month process of building a business plan and honing their pitch.

C12 Energy Mixer Logo
25 January 2013

ENERGY Innovation Happy Hour- Tuesday, February 12

C12 Energy along with the Berkeley Startup Cluster will be hosting the next Berkeley Energy Happy Hour on Tuesday, February 12th from 6-8 pm.

rice biz plan comp
24 January 2013

Rice Business Plan Competition Apply Now

In addition to major media outlets’ coverage of the competition, the RBPC Grand Prize Winner receives the opportunity to ring the closing bell at the NASDAQ Stock Market with the Venture’s name displayed prominently on the NASDAQ Tower in Times Square, NY!

breakthrough institute
22 January 2013

Apply for the Breakthrough Institute’s Fellowship Program

Generation is Breakthrough Institute’s young leaders initiative and every summer from June to August, it offers a small number of paid, highly competitive, ten-week fellowships to recent college graduates and postgraduates from around the world.

seedsnip
22 January 2013

SEED is looking for volunteers!

Students for Environmental Education Development (SEED) is looking for highly motivated volunteers to engage students in the East Bay in energy/resource oriented education. We have two main programs offering two opportunities each: after School Program and High School Program.

2students
18 January 2013

UGMP Spring 2013

The ASUC Undergraduate/Graduate Mentorship Program (UGMP) provides an opportunity for graduate students to mentor undergraduate students considering the pursuit of an advanced academic degree

flow competion2012
26 December 2012

Deadlines are quickly approaching for Berkeley’s top energy startup competitions!

FLoW (sponsored by the U.S. Dept. of Energy) & Bplan Energy Track (UC Berkeley Startup Competition) deadlines approaching soon

lubchencko
6 December 2012

Dr. Lubchenco to speak in Blum Hall Dec 6th at noon.

Dr. Lubchenco has been the under secretary of commerce for oceans and atmosphere and administrator of NOAA since 2009. Nominated by President Obama in December 2008 as part of his “Science Team,” she is a marine ecologist and environmental scientist by training.