The intern will be given a specific project or meaningful work relevant to their area of study. The intern will be assigned a mentor and supervisor to monitor the intern's professional development.
Interns with agricultural background
Interns with an agricultural background will support the company's product application strategy and engage with the senior management team in the longer-term development planning of the company's scale-up of its facilities.
Interns with data science background
Interns with a science background will support the research and development team and support the product application strategy. They will support the team in critical areas such as data management, research projects and development of data science applications.
Management of the programme
The Asia New Zealand Foundation and Nutrition Technologies will jointly deliver pastoral care and support professional development in cultural competency.
In previous years the Foundation has sent interns to Johor, southern Malaysia to undertake an internship with Nutrition Technologies to gain business experience in the agritech area. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's internship with Nutrition Technologies will be held entirely virtually through remote working.