American Councils is pleased to announce a new scholarship for internships in Armenia, made possible by funding through the U.S. Department of State via the U.S. Study Abroad Grant. This scholarship offers U.S. undergraduate and graduate students exposure to the global workplace through six-week summer 2018 internships in Armenia. Students gain valuable insight and experience into Armenian businesses and industries while developing professional and intercultural skills demanded by today’s market. Internships are conducted in English, with placements available in IT, agribusiness, marketing, renewable energy, civil society, and other sectors.
You can find details about specific internship positions already identified and confirmed for Summer 2018 here.
US Intern Abroad Armenia Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, program compatibility, and academic merit; awards range from $1,000 to $2,000.
To be eligible for U.S. Intern Abroad Armenia funding, applicants must:
* Apply to the American Councils Overseas Professional & Intercultural Training Program in Armenia;
* Be U.S. citizens or permanent residents;
* Be currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a higher education institution;
* Meet the desired qualifications of the internship host.
The application deadline is February 15th, 2018.