Current and Developing Internship Opportunities

The PACE Internship Programme provides a range of internship opportunities for you. The following internships are currently available, however, please note these are not the only internships available.

If you are interested in any of the below opportunities, please apply here. Please indicate which internship you are interested in on your application form.

  • If you are interested in an internship but there is not currently anything suitable in this list, please still apply and we will help find a suitable internship tailored for you. 
  • If the internship you are interested in is no longer available, we will work with you to find a suitable internship tailored for you

Examples of opportunities available  

CompanyProjectStudent background and skills

Cholmondeley Children’s Centre

Multiple opportunities:

  1. Story writing
  2. Cataloguing/archiving 
  •  Writing
  • History
  • Classics

St John New Zealand

Development of a business case to expand the ‘pay and use’, through projected costs of operations 
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Info systems

New Zealand Police

 Multiple opportunities for students from a range of backgrounds

  • Communications
  • Political Science
  • Geography
  • Community Development
  • BCJ
  • Research

Fertility NZ

Develop a marketing plan, including support documents ie budgets, schedules, content library, campaign development.

  • Marketing
  • Communications
  • Business

Multiple opportunities:

  1. Establish a volunteer database, creating surveys and analysing the data to use for grant applications

Assessing and trialling a LMS, establish a training course and then training others

  • Info systems
  • Computer science
  • Business
  • Education
  • Psychology

Tamai Sports

Multiple opportunities

  1. Fundraiser
  2. Social media content creator
  3. Programme manager
  • Project management
  • Social media
  • Community engagement

Christchurch City Council

Conduct an analysis of staff inclusion data of operations and service delivery

  • Political science
  • Research

Okains Bay Museum

Multiple opportunities:

  1. Geology
  2. Environmental Studies
  3. Technology
  4. Business
  • Information systems
  • Marketing/business analytics
  • Geography

Proactive Drive

Creating 6-month content timeline, implementation of content, and interviewing of students
  • Communications
  • Writing
  • Education

Canterbrainers Choir

Creating and implementing accessible web content
  •  Communication
  • Human Services
  • Interest in health and disability
  • Web development


Variety of opportunities available:

  • Development
  • Marketing and social media plan
  • Sustainability projects
  • Computer science
  • Marketing
  • Media and Communications
  • Sustainability

Richmond Resident's and Business Association

Working closely with the Christchurch City Council to remediate land in the redzone
  • Geography
  • Biology
  • Geology
  • Research


Conduct an evaluation of a programme - data collection and analysis
  • Research
  • Writing
  • Analysis
  • Interest in not-for-profit