Student Certificate Program

The Climatepedia Student Certificate Program is  an internship designed to teach students how to become climate literate while gaining hands-on experience in climate communications and helping with our main project, the Tyndall Petition. The program can be completed in 12 weeks remotely from a computer. Students enrolled in a college in the United States are eligible to apply.

Responsibilities of Student Certificate Program interns:

  • Read and watch 2-5 hours of Climate Literacy Training materials every week
    • Topics include: Greenhouse Gases; Cryosphere, Water Cycle; Paleoclimatology; Climate Models; Environmental/Human Impacts International Climate Policy; Climate Solutions; Political Partisan History; and Climate Communications
  • Earn points for completing Tyndall Petition Tasks
    • Find information to create potential new signatory profiles for the Tyndall Petition
  • Attend weekly hour-long Skype calls with a mentor and other trainees
    • Discuss Climate Literacy Training materials and Tyndall Petition Tasks

Students must earn 500 points at the end of the program in order to receive a Climatepedia certificate.