UHRP Volunteer and Internship Opportunities

How apply for an internship or a volunteer role:

Please send a brief email to info@uhrp.org with INTERNSHIP or VOLUNTEER in the subject line. Please outline your interest in Uyghur human rights, your skill sets, and the time commitment you would like to offer, and please attach your CV. Thank you in advance. We deeply appreciate your commitment to Uyghur human rights. 

Application deadline for Fall internships: September 15
Application deadline for Winter/Spring internships: December 15 

Desired skills and project needs:

Graphic design, video production, and desktop publishing

  • Infographics
  • Skills in Canva, Photoshop, video production and editing
  • Project need: Formatting UHRP reports using in-house design

Data analysis and visualization

  • Advanced Google Sheets & Excel skills
  • Data visualization

Translation and translation editing

  • From English: Uyghur, Chinese, Malaysian, Bahasa Indonesian, Arabic, Turkish
  • To English: Uyghur, Chinese

Research assistance

  • Research tasks requiring professional fluency in English, Chinese, and Uyghurche
  • Managing a research project from data collection through publication and rollout
  • Locating specialized documents like company records
  • Analysis and verification of human rights evidence surfacing on social media and other open-source platforms

Peer review

  • Peer review of reports and briefings. Expertise required on legal aspects of rights documentation, as well as social science research methods and analysis.

Copyediting and proofreading

  • Uyghur, Chinese, Malay, Bahasa Indonesian, Arabic, Turkish

Social media messaging and campaigns

  • English, Uyghur, Chinese, Malay, Bahasa Indonesian, Arabic, Turkish


  • Online fundraising, proposal-writing, donor cultivation