Fellowships and Student Opportunities

Students seeking further engagement with the field of Religion and Ecology will find listings here for fellowships, internships, summer progrmas, and more. Please note that we only offer this as a service to the field. The Forum is not offering these opportunities and cannot answer any questions about these jobs. For more information, please contact the institution directly. If you have a fellowship or other opportunity in the field that you’d like listed here, please contact our webmaster through the Contact Form.


General Fellowships and Student Opportunities

Internship with Zumwalt Acres: A Regenerative Agriculture Community
Sheldon, IL, USA
Summer term: June – August 18, 2022
Application deadline: January 31, 2022

Rachel Carson Council Fellowship
Application deadline: none listed

Research Fellowships
University of Notre Dame, Center for Philosophy of Religion, Notre Dame, IN, USA
Application deadline: February 15, 2022

Three doctoral student positions
Lund University, Centre for Theology and Religious Studies, Lund, Sweden
Application deadline: February 15, 2022

Field Stations Workshop
Wright-Ingraham Institute, San Juan River Basin (Southwestern USA)
Program Dates: June 1-29, 2022
Application deadline: February 22, 2022

2022-2023 China Studies Program PhD Fellowships
Center for Language Education and Cooperation, China
Application deadline: February 28, 2022

Lux Summer Theological Institute for High School Youth
“Hear the Cries of the Poor: Thinking Theologically about Poverty and Hunger”
Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL, USA
Summer Institute: June 12-26, 2022
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.


Fellowships for Activists Fighting for Environmental and Social Justice

The Roddenberry Fellowship

Altshuler Berzon/NRDC (Environmental) Fellowship

Baltimore Community Fellowships

Peace Revolution Fellowship

Soros Justice Fellowships for Youth Activists

Mercator-IPC Fellowship Program

Women’s Policy Institute (WPI) Fellowship

Gleitsman Leadership Fellowship

U.S. Latino Leadership Fellowship


Header photo: Hosted by actor and activist Alec Baldwin, “Forest Defenders: New Threats and New Responses” was held at UN Headquarters and featured a panel of distinguished indigenous and interfaith leaders; Courtesy of Interfaith Rainforest Initiative