The World Youth Alliance Regional Internship Program provides opportunities for young people who are inspired by the ideas and work of the World Youth Alliance (WYA) to gain professional skills working on WYA’s projects and a substantive learning experience on WYA’s core ideas. Projects are designed to enhance each student’s specific academic background and interests. Interns receive mentorship and training from WYA staff members.
Ideal candidates possess a strong desire to protect and promote human dignity while making a positive impact on society. Candidates must be proactive, self-driven, resourceful, detail-oriented, and humble individuals with a willingness to learn.
NOTE: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
ONLINE INTERNSHIP BATCH 1: Jan 22-May 6, 2022
Deadline: Jan 3, 2022
ONLINE INTERNSHIP BATCH 2: May 23-Aug 26, 2022
Deadline: Apr 29, 2022
ONLINE INTERNSHIP BATCH 3: Sep 19-Dec 16, 2022
Deadline: Sep 9, 2022
Method of Application
To apply, carefully fill out this form to enroll in the program. If you’ve made it through the initial screening process, our team will get in touch with you regarding the next steps of your application.
In the last section you will need to attach the following:
1. Cover Letter/Letter of Intent
2. Your Curriculum Vitae/Resumé with your recent picture
3. Two letters of recommendation (these may also come from your references) addressed to the WYAMENA Regional Director sent to [email protected]
4. A portfolio/sample design works (for marketing internship only)
Note: CVs/Resumes, Letter of intent, and Recommendation letters should be uploaded in MS Word or PDF format with the file name saved as: SURNAME_CV.pdf, SURNAME_Reccommendation 1.doc, etc.]
To be accepted to the Internship program, the member must:
1. Have completed WYA’s Certified Training Program (CTP) (if this is not yet the case, you will be invited to undertake the training if selected for the internship)
2. Be active in the WYA region to which they belong (if the member does not come from the regional office they are applying to)
PLAGIARIZED ESSAY ANSWERS WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE REJECTED.
Send an email to [email protected] if you encounter any problems in filling out the form.
Application Deadline: January 3rd, 2022
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