The Kenya Medical Research Institute is committed to providing the youth with opportunities to
acquire, sharpen their knowledge and gain technical/practical skills to complement their studies in
order to enhance their employability in line with the Kenya Vision 2030.
The KEMRI Internship Program (KIP) seeks to develop a pool of young talent adequately exposed to working in the research industry.
After the internship program, the candidate will have gained practical workplace experience to him/her have a competitive edge in the job market.
Terms of Engagement:
Appointment in the Internship program will be for a period of one (1) year non-renewable and is
subject to availability of funds.
i. A modest stipend of Ksh. 15,000 will be provided which may not be sufficient and therefore the
successful candidates will need to cater for their own transport, accommodation and upkeep
during this period.
ii. Successful candidates will be expected to take up a personal accident cover and medical
Insurance cover lasting through the internship period.
iii. The program WILL NOT offer employment after the completion of internship.
iv. MUST be fluent in English and Kiswahili