Join The Shi Institute to tackle key sustainability issues on campus from recycling to transportation!  The Shi Institute for Sustainable Communities is pleased to be accepting applications for Student Sustainable Communities Fellowships for the 2023-2024 academic year.

Shi Institute Fellows engage in hands-on sustainability service across campus and work with a diverse group of campus stakeholders from the Facilities department to the Furman Farm. The Fellowships are open to ALL Furman students – any major, any year. Fellows are paid $12.00 an hour and require 10 hours of work each week.

TO APPLY: Fill out our online application here! You will be asked to upload a resume and a short statement of interest (no more than 500 words). You will also need to provide the names of two references (faculty or staff on campus are preferred). You may apply up to three fellowships with a single application.  For questions, please email Joy Baker (Shi Institute Program Coordinator) at

Applications are due no later than Friday, August 11, 2023.  Position supervisors will follow up with successful applicants to schedule an interview so keep an eye out for emails with the title “Shi Institute Student Fellowship.”


2023-2024 Student Sustainability Fellowships

Please click below to learn more about our current Fellowship opportunities. To see full job descriptions, visit the internship database and search “Shi Institute.”

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