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DOE Celebrates the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 30, 2020
On Jan. 22, we held a celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy at DOE headquarters in Washington, D.C. featuring Secretary Dan Brouillette.
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Equity in Energy Visits Pittsburgh
January 13, 2020
On Dec 17, DOE and SBA co-hosted a discussion of the Equity in Energy initiative with stakeholders in the Pennsylvania energy community.
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“Honoring Our Nations,” DOE Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month
December 13, 2019
On Nov 14, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity celebrated National Native American Heritage Month with speakers and a musical performance.
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"The Right Talent, Right Now," DOE Celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month
December 11, 2019
On Oct 31, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity hosted a celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month with guest speakers.
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“A History of Serving our Nation,” DOE Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
November 5, 2019
On Oct 8, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity and CALDOE celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with a keynote, panel and musical performances.
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DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ Hispanic Stakeholder Discussion
October 23, 2019
On Oct 8, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity hosted the Equity In Energy Hispanic Stakeholder Discussion in Washington, D.C.
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DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ Tribal Stakeholder Discussion
October 23, 2019
On Aug 13, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity held “Opportunities, Challenges and Strategies to Reduce Disparities within the Energy Sector."
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DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Stakeholder Discussion
September 20, 2019
On Aug. 13,the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity hosted the Equity In Energy™ Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Stakeholder Discussion.
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Thank You and Farewell, 2019 MEISPP Interns!
September 16, 2019
Fifty-four lucky students have returned to campus with the experience of a lifetime.
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Meet Johnson Okoduwa Imumbhon, Intern for the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity
September 16, 2019
Johnson Okoduwa Imumbhon shares his experiences as a MEISPP intern for the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity during the summer of 2019.
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Equity in Energy™

Equity in Energy™ is an initiative designed to include and expand the participation of individuals in underserved communities in all Department of Energy programs. Equity in Energy™ also seeks to infuse and expand participation in the private energy sectors in our nation’s economy to ensure America’s energy independence. 

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Minority Serving Institutions and Energy Department National Laboratories Map

Interactive Map: Energy Department National Labs and Minority Serving Institutions

Minority serving institutions (MSIs) include:

  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities
  • Hispanic Serving Institutions
  • Asian American Native American/Pacific Islander Serving Institutions
  • Tribal Colleges and Universities. 

Access our interactive map to identify which National Laboratories are within close proximity to MSIs.

 

 

Special observances are designed to promote cultural awareness at the Department of Energy. Learn more.

Special Observances

DOE Celebrates the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 30, 2020
On Jan. 22, we held a celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy at DOE headquarters in Washington, D.C. featuring Secretary Dan Brouillette.
Learn More
“Honoring Our Nations,” DOE Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month
December 13, 2019
On Nov 14, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity celebrated National Native American Heritage Month with speakers and a musical performance.
Learn More
"The Right Talent, Right Now," DOE Celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month
December 11, 2019
On Oct 31, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity hosted a celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month with guest speakers.
Learn More
“A History of Serving our Nation,” DOE Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
November 5, 2019
On Oct 8, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity and CALDOE celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with a keynote, panel and musical performances.
Learn More