U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Geothermal Technologies Office
Applications Now Being Accepted for National Geothermal Academy
January 19, 2011
The U.S. Department of Energy's Geothermal Technologies
Program is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for The National Geothermal Academy.
Funded by the Geothermal Technologies Program, this 8-week
intensive summer course for undergraduate and graduate students covers all
aspects of geothermal energy development from resource recovery to
The course is a collaborative effort among faculty from the
University of Nevada, Reno (UNR), Stanford University, Cornell University,
Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT), University of Utah, Southern Methodist
University, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, West Virginia University and
others. Individual modules will also be offered for professional development
through UNR's Continuing Education. DOE will provide merit-based financial
assistance for up to 20 students from across the nation.
Please find full course information and application
materials posted at
http://www.unr.edu/geothermal/NGA.htm. Applications are due by midnight
on February 15, 2011.