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The World Youth Alliance 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.

Eligibility:

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.

Location:

We offer internships in all of our regional offices. Many of the interns accepted into the New York internship first complete a regional internship, are active WYA members in their country, and receive recommendations on their outstanding work. Regional Offices include:

  • Africa (Nairobi, Kenya)
  • Asia Pacific (Manila, Philippines)
  • Europe (Brussels, Belgium)
  • Latin America (Mexico City, Mexico)
  • Middle East (Beirut, Lebanon)
  • North America (New York, USA)

Application:

Regional Application:

  • Completed regional application form
  • Resumé or Curriculum Vitae
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Only if you are a new member: Your signed copy of the WYA charter

You will receive a confirmation receipt via email within three weeks of the internship application deadline only if your application is complete. If your application satisfies the criteria for selection, someone from our internship committee will contact you to arrange an interview.

The Application forms for each region can be found here.’

International Application:

All international internships follow a standard application process. Please make sure you have completed your regional internship before applying.

Application Requirements:

  • Completed International Internship Application Form
  • Resumé or Curriculum Vitae
  • Two letters of recommendation

Submit your application to: [email protected]

You will receive a confirmation receipt via email within three weeks of the internship application deadline only if your application is complete. If your application satisfies the criteria for selection, someone from our internship committee will contact you to arrange an interview.

Deadline:

  • Africa (Nairobi, Kenya): 9th March 2015
  • Asia Pacific (Manila, Philippines): 18th March 2015
  • Europe (Brussels, Belgium): 1st March 2015
  • Latin America (Mexico City, Mexico): 13th March 2015
  • Middle East (Beirut, Lebanon): 15th April 2015
  • North America (New York, USA): 13th March 2015
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The World Youth Alliance 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...
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