Current Opportunities for Emerging Professionals & Students

Spring 2018 Scholarship Application: Now Open

NESEA will be awarding approximately 35 scholarships from the following sources:

1. Kate Goldstein Scholarship for Emerging Professionals: Open to individuals who have been working in their fields for less than five years. Applications will be reviewed by a committee of previous recipients. We will award five scholarships from this source.

2. BE the Future: Intended for current students, including voc/tech, college, and graduate students. Each student awarded a BE the Future scholarship is directly funded by the sponsor who selects their application. We expect to award approximately 30 scholarships from this source.


All recipients will receive


Note: These scholarships do not include a travel stipend.

To apply, please create a account before accessing the scholarship application here. Applications are due Tuesday, January 23, 2018. Please contact Florence MacGregor at with any questions.


Future Opportunities

If you are interested in learning about future events, scholarships, and other opportunities for Emerging Professionals and Students within the NESEA community, please subscribe to the Emerging Professional Mailing list.

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NESEA advances the adoption of sustainable energy practices in the built environment by cultivating a community where practitioners share, collaborate and learn.