The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for the SIAC In-Person Internship Programme for 2023. The Programme is open for current students and for professionals.
The SIAC Internship Programme will provide first-hand, practical experience of the role and functions performed by a leading global arbitral institution. At SIAC, you will work with a dynamic, multicultural and professional team of arbitration lawyers on the administration of cases under the SIAC Rules. The Internship Programme is open to both local and overseas candidates. Relevant background and experience in international arbitration will be taken into account when considering applicants for internship positions under this programme.
Details on how to apply for the SIAC Internship programme are set out below:
Period & Duration of Internship
The internship will be for a fixed period of three (3) months over two semesters:
First Semester – May 2023 to July 2023
Second Semester – September 2023 to November 2023
The SIAC In-Person Internship Programme will provide a monthly stipend of SGD 1,000.00. Aside from the stipend, candidates will have to bear all costs associated with the internship including, inter alia, round-trip airfare, room and board, and other expenses. SIAC will assist with processing your Training Employment Pass (if required). The stipend will be paid at the end of each month of the internship.
Candidates may wish to assess their eligibility for a Training Employment Pass at the following link: http://www.mom.gov.sg/passes-and-permits/training-employment-pass
(i) curriculum vitae;
(ii) copies of your college/university and/or postgraduate transcripts;
(iii) statement of interest describing your objectives and motivation in applying for an internship with SIAC and;
(iv) letter(s) of reference and writing sample(s) (optional).
Please email your application to: [email protected] with the caption “SIAC Internship Programme – [Semester / Month ]” in the email subject heading.
1 March 2023 for the May 2023 intake.
1 July 2023 for the September 2023 intake.
Given the number of applications, we will only notify successful candidates.