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Grassroots Development Internships in Uganda
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Grassroots Development Internships in Uganda

Fields

  • Administrative
  • Agriculture
  • Animal Sciences
  • Anthropology
  • Business
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communications
  • Counseling
  • Culinary Arts & Cooking
  • Development
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Food Science & Nutrition
  • Health Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • History
  • Human Resources
  • Human Rights
  • International Relations
  • Kinesiology & Exercise Science
  • Labor & Industrial Relations
  • Marketing, Advertising, & PR
  • Medicine
  • Physical Therapy
  • Political Science & Politics
  • Public Administration & Government
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women's Studies

Causes

  • Agriculture
  • Aids
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Conservation
  • Culture
  • Drug & Alcohol Recovery
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Gender Issues
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Human Rights
  • Medicine
  • Microfinance
  • Nutrition
  • Organic Farming
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Refugee Relief
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Street Children
  • Teaching
  • Water Projects
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 3-6 Months, Summer

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

The program fee covers all the in-country costs of your program, including the following items:
• Airport pickup
• Orientation
• Family homestay
• All meals
• Translation & coordination throughout
• Development training workshops
• In-country support from your FSD site team & U.S. staff
• Funding for the project
• Medical evacuation & traveler's health insurance
• Cultural excursions

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Salary & Compensation

Unpaid

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

Internship Requirements:
- 17+ years old

To be a Competitive Applicant:
- Working towards or having completed a Bachelors Degree
- Educational background in Finance, Business, Economics, International Development, or related field
- 9+ week commitment to working in host community
- Past work, volunteer, or field experience abroad
- Basic understanding of grassroots development and experience with cultural and economic diversity

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Online Application