Inspiring Future Leaders through STEM Education

Learn about Californians for Energy Independence and the Careers in Energy program.

Californians for Energy Independence is partnering with educational institutions, community groups, professional organizations and local oil and gas producers on educational programs to encourage high school and college students to explore careers in the energy industry.

Students Participating:

  • Meet energy industry employees
  • Hear about different career paths
  • Tour facilities providing safe, affordable and reliable energy for California
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It was a great opportunity for the kids to put theory into practice… Thank you for putting so much effort into providing a great learning opportunity for students"

See how students learn about STEM through
the Careers in Energy program

What's Happening

Sentinel Peak Resource and La Brea Tar Pits – Careers in Energy Tours

Close to 20 seniors from Los Angeles and Crenshaw High Schools joined energy industry employees from Sentinel Peak Resources, E&B Natural Resources, and the California Independent Petroleum Association to learn about careers in the oil and gas industry.  Students were given an overview of the oil and gas industry...

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California Resources Corporation THUMS Island – Careers In Energy Tours

More than 20 seniors from Hamilton and Dorsey High Schools joined energy industry employees from California Resources Corporation and the California Independent Petroleum Association to learn about careers in the oil and gas industry.  Students were given an overview of the oil and gas industry and a presentation on...

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Women in Engineering Day – Career Presentation

Californians for Energy Independence supported the International Trade Education Programs’ (ITEP) Women in Engineering Day at Los Angeles Harbor College in Harbor City.  Dedicated to introducing young women to the unlimited career opportunities in the world of STEM education, the event featured panelists and booths from the oil and gas industry,...

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Careers in Clean Tech, Sustainable Ventura County – Careers in Energy Booth Presentation

Californians for Energy Independence and local oil and gas employees from Aera Energy and California Resources Corporation participated in the Ventura County office of Education’s ‘Sustainable VC – Careers in Clean Tech’ event on March 14. More than 100 community college and high school students participated in the event...

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Careers in Energy Booth – Women’s Empowerment Summit

Californians for Energy Independence, the California Latino Leadership Institute, California Resources Corporation, Fresno City College and Fresno City Council President Esmeralda Soria participated in the Women’s Empowerment Summit and Council President Esmeralda Soria’s 4th Annual Women of the Year Awards Luncheon on March 17. Our “Careers in...

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