Student Opportunities

Apply now while opportunities are available!

The Responsible Investment Association (RIA) is seeking 40 sustainable finance students to attend the RIA Virtual Conference, free of charge!

Student Opportunities

Number of opportunities: 40
Deadline: May 15, 2020 (But positions will be filled ASAP so please apply early)
Applicants will be notified and confirmed by May 22, 2020.  

The Responsible Investment Association (RIA) is offering opportunities to 40 post-secondary students to participate in the RIA Virtual Conference, which takes place from June 8th to June 12th, 2020. The RIA Virtual Conference will bring together hundreds of delegates to engage with the latest topics in Canada’s growing RI industry. 

Benefits & Eligibility

The selected students will receive a registration providing full access to the RIA Virtual Conference, including 10 key sessions in live webcast format, the opportunity to engage with speakers via online polls and audience Q&A, hear from thought leaders on key issues and trends in the field of ESG and sustainable finance, and participate in online networking with attendees and industry leaders. 

Those selected must be currently enrolled in a university or college program.

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume as a single PDF totaling no more than 3 pages. Explain your qualifications and why you want to participate at the RIA Virtual Conference. Send applications to Olga Bordatcheva (Kent), Senior Manager of Member Relations to with “Student Opportunity” in the subject line.

Deadline is midnight on May 15, 2020. Opportunities will likely be filled before that date, so please apply early.

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