The Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC) is confronting the global energy challenge by working to ensure that energy markets provide access to reliable, affordable energy, while limiting environmental and social damages. We do this using a unique interdisciplinary approach that translates robust, data-driven research into real-world impacts through strategic outreach and training for the next generation of global energy leaders.

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predoctoral fellowship program

The Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC)’s Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Program serves as a bridge between college and graduate school to provide those with an interest in economics or another quantitative social science with work experience prior to continuing their education.

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join our team!

The application cycle for 2020-2021 is now live! Apply by October 28, 2019 here.

Since working here, EPIC and Thom have worked hard to create the best learning experience possible. Thom always takes the time to break down convoluted economic concepts into its basic form, creating an open environment for intellectual curiosity. EPIC also has an unparalleled support system, dedicating resources to professional and academic development for researchers at every level.

-Sunny, Class of ‘19