Serving as an international intern with GYEC changed the course of my career. I didn’t know what I wanted to do before I left for South Africa. But after coming home, I realized I wanted to go into a career in youth development.
— Rachel Frank, 2007 + 2009 Intern

How do I apply?

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Year in school
The cost of a 12-week program in each of our locations is as follows: - Costa Rica: $3,995 - South Africa: $3,995
When do you plan on leaving for your internship? *
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When do you plan on coming back from your internship? *
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Program Details
There are many opportunities to engage in international development with other organizations. Why are you applying to GYEC? Why do you want to participate in our internship program?
Tell us about the academic and/or personal life experiences that contribute to your abilities to serve as an intern. What education or training do you have? What qualities and attributes make you suitable to do this work?
Describe an accomplishment that exhibits your leadership style. The description should include evidence of your leadership skills, the actions you took, and the impact you had on your project or organization.
Financial Details
Given the generosity of our donors, we're able to offer scholarships and discounts to students with financial need. To do that, we ask that you share with us both the cost to attend the college or university at which you're studying and your expected family contribution (EFC).* Doing so will give us a sense of how much we might allocate towards a possible scholarship. *Learn more about cost of attendance (COA) and estimated family contribution (EFC) by going to this site: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa/next-steps/how-calculated.
Use the space below to enter how much it costs you to attend the college or university at which you're currently studying. (You can find this information on your FAFSA.)
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Again, using your FAFSA and/or other financial documents, use the space below to enter how much your family expects or is already contributing to the annual cost of your higher education.
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