2021 IRENA Students Leaders Programme

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  • Posted: August 23, 2021 -Accepting applications

Opportunity Detail

  • Language Requirement Not required
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Level Non Degree
  • Eligible Region/Countries
  • Medium of Instruction English
  • Opportunity ID 6464
  • Funding Type Fully Funded
  • Duration 3 Months

Opportunity Description

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) offers a traineeship program to prepare the future generation of global energy professionals. Undergraduate and postgraduate students who are passionate about building a career in the renewable energy field.


Deadline: September 15, 2021

Duration: three months

Organization: The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

Location: online

time of the program: September to December 2021


  • participating in a 3-month training to gain knowledge and skills necessary to address urgent energy challenges.

Program types:

  • lectures
  • discussions
  • group task

Area of training: 

  • Renewable energy technologies and end uses
  • Renewable energy education and youth engagement
  • Energy policymaking
  • Energy statistics and targets
  • Energy access and off-grid applications
  • Socio-economic benefits of renewable energy
  • Innovation for a renewable-powered future
  • Private sector and industry action
  • Energy transition and solutions

Who is eligible?

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate students  who are studying in the fields related to:
    • Development
    • Energy
    • Economics
    • Engineering
    • Finance
    • International Affairs
    • Environmental studies

How to apply?

interested applicants should express their interest by filling the form at the link below no later than deadline.

Required documents; 

  • CV  stating university, UG program and certifications
  • Personal statement (500 words): highlighting the reasons for applying to the program and detailing any relevant experience

Apply Now. 

For more details, please visit the official website of IRENA