The Global Renewable Energy Education Network (GREEN) Program unlocks opportunities for students to gain exclusive education, access, and bucket-list experiences around the world. The GREEN Program uses the world as our classroom and strive to give meaning and purpose to education, adventure, and life.
Experience Iceland during Spring Break 2023
Learn about sustainability in the land of fire and ice! Join Penn State faculty and the GREEN Program in Iceland, an island nation run almost exclusively on renewable energy. Tour hydropower and geothermal facilities and gain up-close access to cutting edge technologies while adventuring with fellow EMS students and other GREEN Program participants.
COURSE: EM SC 299 – EMS Study Away with the GREEN Program
The 3-credit online spring 2023 semester course will include coursework before departure and upon return. Additionally, students will be expected to complete specific journaling assignments while participating in The GREEN Program.
TRAVEL COMPONENT: March 5 – 12, 2023
ELIGIBILITY: All EMS students are eligible, regardless of campus
12 students will be chosen to participate in the course and the course fee reflects $2,500 per student in funding from EMS towards the GREEN Program fees. The application process is competitive, and participants will be chosen based on their application materials and semester and academic standing.
COST: Program fee after grant is applied is $2,250 + airfare
Note: there are additional University grants through Penn State Global, the SEN, and the GREEN Program to help cover costs.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 11/20/22 | 11:45 p.m. ET