SCI is looking for a local intern!

Are you currently based in Vancouver (and plan to stay for the next 3 months?) We are looking for a local Research Intern to help us do research on project evaluation tools and frameworks used by cities internationally to monitor their sustainability plans.

The intern will work with the co-author of SCI’s Integrated Community Sustainability Plans: Monitoring and Evaluating Success and be supervised by SCI staff. The results of the research will be shared with the Sustainable Cities International Network.


  • Proficiency in English with strong cross cultural communication skills
  • Education in urban planning, environmental studies, geography or another relevant field.
  • Understanding of indicators, evaluation tools, urban policy and sustainability an asset.
  • Ability to be self-directed and work collaboratively with colleagues
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent research and writing skills a must!

Please note: This is not a salaried position. SCI can provide supervision and evaluation for university students needing an internship as part of their course-work.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please see to learn more about Sustainable Cities and the International Network. Applicants should send their cover letter and CV to as a single .pdf or .doc file.

We thank all those who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

To see the full internship posting, click here.


About sustainablecitiesnetwork

Sustainable Cities International is a registered not-for-profit organization based in Vancouver, Canada. Operating since 1993, the mission of Sustainable Cities is to catalyze action on urban sustainability with cities around the world. We work by connecting and mobilizing people through the process of co-creating. We facilitate a thriving, international network of cities that act as urban laboratories: adopting, testing and improving on innovations. Ideas are accelerated through sharing of experience and cities are making transformational change a reality
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2 Responses to SCI is looking for a local intern!

  1. Noah Jobson says:


    I am interested in working as in intern for you at SCI. I recently came across your website and am impressed with the work that you are doing in Vancouver and around the world. Have you filled the internship yet or is there still time to apply?

    Hope to hear from you soon and keep up the good work!

    Noah Jobson

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