Clean Energy Bridge Research Experience for Teachers Application

Online Application

The 2019 application is now open.

References will be automatically contacted by email and reminded to send their reference letters directly to the Clean Energy Institute.


Demographic data for reporting to NSF (check all that apply)

Have you ever served in the armed forces?

Professional References

Please provide the name and email address for two references who can address your teaching or curriculum experience. We will contact your references for their recommendations.

Personal Statement

Provide a personal statement explaining your preparation for this experience and your classroom application goals. Include your top 3 picks of CEI research labs. (250 words max)

Supporting Materials

Please attach a single PDF including your CV listing publications, presentations, awards, and participation in education and broader community activities. Include your lastname in the title "yourlastname_cv.pdf" (PDF only; 2MB limit)

Review for Submission

Please review all of the application fields carefully to ensure that all provided information is correct before clicking submit. Upon submission of this form, your references will be contacted and asked to send confidential letters to our online form by 9:00 PM on February 16, 2019. By submitting this form you area to waive your rights to see the recommendation. The recommendation letters must be received for the application to be considered complete. If you do not receive a confirmation message upon submission, please refresh the page and resubmit.

Program Details

“Providing clean energy to the inhabitants of our planet is a major challenge to future generations. The University of Washington is to be congratulated for establishing an Institute where faculty and students can work together to tackle the difficult global challenge of energy sustainability.”
– Mildred Dresselhaus, Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineering, Emerita and Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Energy competition is opening up in a variety of ways, the push for carbon control will continue, and the rate of technology advancement is exponential. All the things I’ve seen at the CEI are just perfect for the way we see things going in energy. You guys are at the cutting edge. We’re counting on you.”
– Ronald Litzinger, President, Edison Energy