Up to 12.10.18 – Environmental Leadership Program of University of California, Berkeley open application for summer course  2019

The  Beahrs Environmental Leadership Program (ELP) of UC Berkeley’s College of Natural Resources provides state-of-theart training in environmental and natural resource science, policy, and leadership to strengthen the capacities of global environmental practitioners. The application deadline is December 10, 2018.

Participants will benefit from a unique opportunity to interact with Berkeley faculty as well as their global peers to access new information and tools, share practical experiences, and develop collaborative leadership skills. As of 2018, the Beahrs ELP has graduated 670 environmental leaders from over 110 countries.


  • UC Berkeley certificate in Sustainable Environmental Management
  • Enhanced capacity to develop solutions that balance environmental, economic, and social equity objectives
  • Strengthened skills for communicating ideas, facilitating multi-stakeholder processes, and leading social change
  • Lifetime membership in the world-wide Berkeley ELP Alumni Network

Who Should Attend?

Beahrs ELP participants are mid-career development and environmental practitioners who are challenged to solve complex cross-sectoral environmental problems from a wide range of disciplinary, geographic, and organizational backgrounds including nonprofit and community-based organizations, applied research and education institutions, government, international agencies, and the business sector.

Notable alumni include two recipients of the Goldman Environmental Prize as well as representatives from the World Bank, the United Nations, and government ministries of health, rural development, agriculture, and the environment.

2019 Summer Course: Sustainable Environmental Management

July 12 – August 2, 2019

Application deadline is December 10, 2018.