African Union Internship Program 2023/24 for African Students
The African Union, under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), extends an Internship Program to African students well-versed in IT, Digital Application, and Digital Policy. This program allows interns to acquire hands-on experience and international exposure.
The AfCFTA Secretariat Internship Program in Ghana offers participants valuable exposure and practical experience in relevant fields within a diverse, international setting. The primary objective is to empower successful Undergraduate candidates to enhance their analytical and technical abilities on a global stage.
Internship Sponsor(s): African Union
Internship Location: Ghana
Internship Duration: 3 months
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Undergraduates
Nationality: African Students
Requirements and eligibility criteria for African Union Internship Program 2023/24 for African Students:
- Must be nationals of an African Union Member State residing in Ghana.
- Should be final-year students enrolled full-time in accredited degree programs related to IT, Digital Application, Digital Policy, or similar fields at recognized higher education institutions, whether public or private.
- Available for a minimum of three months during the internship.
- Proficiency in at least one AU Official working language (French, English, Portuguese, Arabic, Kiswahili, or Spanish), and fluency in additional AU languages is a plus.
- Strong quantitative and IT skills (tests will be conducted).
- Proficient in ICT and familiar with Microsoft Office software.
- Capable and willing to work in a diverse, international team environment.
- Committed to upholding the values and rules of the institution throughout the program.
- Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Application Procedure for African Union Internship Program 2023/24 for African Students (How to apply);
To apply for the AfCFTA Secretariat Internship Program, follow these steps:
- Register online if you’re a first-time user.
- Log in to the online registration system.
- Prepare the required documents:
- A motivation letter
- Copy of your valid passport or ID card
- Another letter of motivation
- Current CV
- Proof of enrolment, preferably a letter from your university
- Submit your application online.
- Once you’ve submitted your application, you’ll receive an email confirmation that it has been received.
Application Deadline: October 31, 2023
For more information visit the official website