Internship – ASEAN Climate Change and Energy Project Phase II (ACCEPT II)

The ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE) provides up to four (4) new internship opportunities to be involved in the ASEAN Climate Change and Energy Project Phase II (ACCEPT II) research and cooperation activities.

The ASEAN Climate Change and Energy Project Phase II (ACCEPT II) is a four-year joint project that will help move ASEAN’s energy transition to low-carbon energy systems and thereby contribute toward global carbon neutrality in the coming years (Impact).


Under the general guidance of ACCEPT II staff, the intern will support ACCEPT II Project research and cooperation activities. This will include but not limited to:

  1. Support the research activities, including but not limited to research design or concepting note, primary and or secondary data collection, data analysis & processing, stakeholder management, and writing report.
  2. Contribute to the creation of publications and contents for website or other media, e.g., Reports, Policy Briefs, Op-Eds, blog posts, etc.
  3. Support the preparation of meetings and events organised by ACCEPT, including post-event reporting.
  4. Support other activities as assigned by the supervisor.


  1. Enrolled in a bachelor’s or master’s degree in any science and engineering major in particular energy and climate degree including environmental science, economics, public policy, law, and politics.
  2. Be a third-year or last-year student or a fresh graduate degree but must commence the internship within 6 months period after graduation.
  3. Good computer skills in the Microsoft Office suite. Any other computer or related software skill is a plus.
  4. Professional work experience is not required, however, any exposure or involvement in the energy and climate sector is a plus.
  5. Strong willingness to learn about the energy and climate sector, especially in the scope of power, fossil fuel, alternative energy and storage sectors.
  6. Ability to work in a team and to adapt to a diverse working environment.
  7. Maintain good English, both oral and written.
  8. Have good academic performance as demonstrated by recent university records.

The internship will be conducted on a hybrid basis, The intern may work on virtual but it is required to work in the office as needed. However, he/she must be able to commit with ACE’s normal office hours: 8.30 AM to 4.30 PM Jakarta Time (GMT+7).

The internship duration is 4 to 6 months, and it is expected to be started in early July 2023.

The intern is entitled to an internship allowance of IDR100,000 per effective working day to cover their daily meal and transport.

To apply for an internship, the following documents should be submitted to [email protected]:

  1. A letter of interest and the proposed internship period (for 4 – 6 months between July – December 2023).
  2. ACE Internship Application Form.
  3. A recent Curriculum Vitae.
  4. Proof of university enrolment.

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