New opportunities for Summer 2023 are out now! Scroll down to see how you can join the SolarSPELL team, enjoy mentorship from our incredible interdisciplinary staff, and have a real-world impact with your work.

The SolarSPELL initiative is proud to have students on our team in every step of our projects, from software and hardware design to impact evaluation to building the libraries themselves through content curation. Students have joined our team as research assistants, interns, fellows, volunteers, and through project-based courses. Please see the postings below for our latest opportunities and information on how to apply or enroll. If you are passionate about this initiative but do not see an opportunity below that matches your interests, please email us at [email protected] with how you would like to be involved!

Opportunities with the SolarSPELL Initiative


We currently do not have fellowship opportunities available at this time. Please check back in soon!

Student Worker Positions

We currently do not have student worker opportunities available at this time. Please check back in soon!

Project-Based Courses

Spring 2023 Course Offerings:

  • EGR 317, Humanitarian Engineering Project II
  • EGR 598, Engineering in Global Development


We welcome volunteers! Please complete this volunteer interest form so we can determine the best area of contribution for you.

Our project demands and volunteer opportunities change every semester, so you may be contacted in future semesters. Please note, filling out this form does not constitute an internship application. Internship openings are listed in the “Internships” section above. If you do not see an internship opportunity suitable for you, you may fill out the volunteer form in the meantime, although we may not have your ideal role available.

Student opportunities will evolve and grow with the SolarSPELL initiative; please check back for updates!