Indo Ocean Project is happy to announce one yearly scholarship for an exceptional multimedia intern worth 43,000,000 IDR.

Indo Ocean Project provides a scholarship for Package #1 at the Penida Project in exchange for 6 months of part time social media and marketing commitment. The successful candidate will manage our social media platforms, blog posts, and campaign emails during their 2 months internship in Penida and remotely for an additional 4 months for a total of 6 months. This is an excellent opportunity for a career change into the diving and conservation industry while learning and contributing to research efforts in Indonesia and gaining your dive master certification.

The successful candidate will fit the following criteria:


  • Minimum Rescue Diver and First Responder CPR/O2 provider certification on start date
  • Has a minimum of 40 logged dives
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working in marketing/social and multi media management
  • Proficient in photoshop, adobe, and video editing
  • Owns a personal underwater camera and laptop
  • Minimum age 20 years old
  • Owns complete set of dive equipment (or willing to rent for 1,500,000/month)
  • Proficient in written and verbal English

What’s included:

  • 8-week Dive master training

  • 5 ecological specialty certifications: Shark, manta, turtle, coral, and marine ecology

  • Accommodation in shared dorm during 8-week program

  • 60 dives over 2 months

  • Airport pick up and transfer to project in Nusa Penida

Additional costs to consider:

  • Dive master training materials and certification fees = 3,800,000 IDR
  • Meals and drink
  • Spending money
  • Indonesian VISA (2,500,000 IDR + US$50)
  • Return flights

Start Date: January 3rd 2021

Penida Project Package #1 – Dive Master

43,000,000 IDR / 8 week program

How to apply:

Contact with subject “Media Internship Scholarship Application” to begin the application process. Application deadline is July 31st 2021 and the successful candidate will be contact on August 15th 2021. 


Nusa Penida (Bali), Tanjung Bira (South Sulawesi), Raja Ampat (West Papua)