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 online at http://new.aucegypt.edu/president/internship-program/offices. This
program provides recent graduates the unique opportunity to begin their
professional careers while abroad.
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.
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 online at http://www.aucegypt.edu/about/internshipprogram/Pages/default.aspx for
more information on the program and how to apply. In addition, visit the
Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/AUC.PresidentialInternshipProgram page
and blog: http://aucinterns.tumblr.com/ to learn more about living and
working in Egypt.
The application: http://new.aucegypt.edu/about/leadership/president/internship-program/application>
is due January 22, 2016.