Application period: January 7 to 27, 2019 for Summer 2019 Internship
Are you a full-time undergraduate or graduate student that wants practical experience abroad?
Students without Borders is a 3-4 month internship opportunity that allows you to put knowledge into practice, working side-by-side with local organizations around the world. Job Postings for Summer 2019 will be posted on this page in early January.
Sample job titles include:
Communications Officer, Bolivia
Fundraising and Program Development Intern, Nepal
Business Development Officer, Tanzania
Gender and Youth Engagement Officer, Malawi
Agribusiness Officer, Ghana
ALL-INCLUSIVE COST: $5,100
Price includes return airfare from Winnipeg, visa, accommodation, orientation, in-country support, daily allowance for meals and transportation, travel health insurance, program fee and support services, Intercultural Training and a Pre-Departure Training Course. Participants may qualify for financial assistance.
How can I find out more?
World University Services of Canada (WUSC) has a local committee at the U of M that welcomes student refugees from around the world. The U of M WUSC Local Committee is a student group that meets monthly. The local committee governs itself with student leadership roles including chairperson, events coordinator, financial coordinator, activities coordinator, events committee members, and general mentors.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on volunteer opportunities.
To date, 36 student refugees have been supported by the WUSC local committee, by community members and U of M staff who contribute to their transition to life in Canada.
For more information contact:
Student Mobility Coordinator