Interns Recruitment


Research Internship Programme (Batch 3)

Programme Objectives

Hong Kong Sustainable Development Research Institute (HKSDRI) invites applications for research internship with our research team. The research internship programme provides opportunities for candidates to work in a challenging working environment. The programme aims to develop their project management and research skills and enhance their understandings to social development and social policy. The internship period will start from May to August, 2014 and working hours are flexible depending on intern’s schedule to arrange.

Application for the research internship programme 2014 Batch 3 will be closed on 25th April, 2014. Candidates may be invited for interviewwithin one month after the deadline. All information will be treated strictly confidential, and data for unsuccessful candidates will be destroyed after the applicationcompleted.


Programme Details

l   Internship suiting with research interests

l   Policy forums and training workshops

l   Publishing interns’ articles on newspapers

l   Participating in other HKSDRI’s events


Internship Terms

1.             Interns will have high flexibility in arranging their working schedule as long as the project schedule can be met.

2.             Interns will perform independent working, yet we expect interns to report their progress to the project manager every week at the HKSDRI office. Besides, HKSDRI office will be opened for use in phases.

3.             Interns do not have salary for the programme. HKSDRI will cover all direct expenses incurred in the project. For interns living far away from the HKSDRI office, basic transportation allowance will be provided.


Application Method

The research internship programme opens to all local and overseas tertiary full-time students. Interested candidates should submit a copy of the application form, curriculum vitae and writing sample on social policy (600-1000 words in English or Chinese) to demonstrate their research and analytical skills.

Please send the application to us via