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DOE Announces New Funding to Support the Next Generation Scientists, Engineers

Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu recently announced the launch of two new fellowship programs designed to attract the country’s best and brightest scientific minds to work on advanced clean-energy technologies. The two fellowship programs — the Postdoctoral Fellowships Program and the SunShot Initiative Fellowships Program — will prepare budding scientists and engineers for careers in clean energy. “These investments in American ingenuity and discovery will strengthen our economy and help the next generation of U.S. scientists and engineers to launch their careers in clean energy,” said Secretary Chu. “We need more of our young scientific minds to focus on clean energy solutions and pave the way for a cleaner, healthier environment.” More> here.