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A semester with a global environmental organization: what will it look like?
-Twelve weeks with a small group of peers immersed in creative projects, travel, eye-opening discussions, engaging workshops, skills training, and real work to solve critical global environmental
– Travel for three weeks to witness environmental problems first-hand and put your new knowledge to use
-Learn the skills of environmental activism, leadership, communication, and strategic campaigning in a supportive environment
-Live in Washington D.C. – access to monuments, museums, and close proximity to New York City, Philadelphia, and beautiful Shenandoah Valley
-Get experience to open doors for you to a career in the environmental or social justice field

Apply by November 26.

Questions? Contact us at usa-semester@greenpeace.org.

For the planet,

Mary Sweeters
Director, Greenpeace Semester

P.S. Want to hear from a Greenpeace Semester alumnus and see what he’s been up to?

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Thank you for supporting the Greenpeace Semester, Greenpeace’s environmental training program for young leaders. We’re excited about our accomplishments this year – we reached 400 students since the program’s start who have joined us for a semester to work on critical environmental issues and learn the skills to make real change.

Greenpeace Semester – Accepting Spring Applications Now

A semester with a global environmental organization: What will it look like?

  • Twelve weeks with a small group of peers immersed in creative projects, eye-opening discussions, engaging workshops, skills training, and real work to solve critical global environmental issues
  • Travel for three weeks to witness environmental destruction first hand and put your new knowledge to use
  • Learn the skills of environmental activism, effective communication, leadership, and strategic campaigning in a supportive environment
  • Live in Washington D.C. – access to monuments, museums, and close proximity to New York City, Philadelphia, and beautiful Shenandoah Valley
  • Form friendships that will last the rest of your life

Apply online by October 22 to receive $100 off tuition.

Questions?  Contact us at usa-semester@greenpeace.org.

For the planet,

Mary Sweeters
Director, Greenpeace Semester

P.S. Want to hear from a Greenpeace Semester alumnus about what you can do during and after the program?  Hear it straight from Greenpeace Researcher (Greenpeace Semester ’09) Connor Gibson. 

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