PRESIDENTIAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM: THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN CAIRO

The Program:

Established in 1981, the Presidential Internship Program at The American University in Cairo (AUC) provides recent university graduates the opportunity to spend an academic year working at the highest levels of an international university, learn Arabic, and experience life in Egypt.

 

Work and Available Offices:

Participants intern full-time in one of eight university offices, working in a range of fields including University administration, sustainability, finance, student development, advancement, communications, and more. A detailed list of these offices can be found on ourhttp://new.aucegypt.edu/president/internship-program/offices" target="_blank">website. This program provides recent graduates the unique opportunity to begin their professional careers while abroad.

 

Benefits:

Program benefits include a monthly living stipend, furnished faculty housing, private Arabic tutoring, access to AUC faculty and staff programs, community-based personal development, subsidized trips around Cairo and Egypt, and more.

 

Application:

We look for a diverse array of applicants from a wide range of American universities, including students with no background in Arabic or Middle Eastern Studies. Potential applicants should view the attached brochure and visit ourwww.aucegypt.edu/about/leadership/president/internship-program">http://www.aucegypt.edu/about/leadership/president/internship-program" target="_blank">website for more information on the program and how to apply. In addition, visit our www.facebook.com/aucinterns/?fref=ts&ref=br_tf">https://www.facebook.com/aucinterns/?fref=ts&ref=br_tf" target="_blank">Facebook page andhttp://aucpresidentialinterns.tumblr.com/" target="_blank">blog to learn more about living and working in Egypt.

The http://new.aucegypt.edu/about/leadership/president/internship-program/ap..." target="_blank">application is due January 20, 2017.

See this brochure for more information.

Date: 
Friday, November 18, 2016

Department of Economics

University of Virginia
248 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4182
Phone: 434-924-3177
Fax: 434-982-2904