Winter World Bank 2018 Internship

Image credit: World Bank Group    OVERVIEW  The World Bank Internship offers highly motivated and successful individuals an opportunity to improve their skills while working in a diverse environment. Interns generally find the experience to be rewarding and interesting.   ELIGIBILITY  Candidate must have and undergraduate degree and be enrolled in a full-time graduate study program Read more about Winter World Bank 2018 Internship[…]

One Young World Coordinating Ambassador

Image credit:One Young World OVERVIEW After attending a One Young World Summit, all delegates become One Young World Ambassadors, tasked with creating an impact in their countries, communities and organisations. This global community boasts 9,000 young leaders who have positively impacted 14.6 million people with their initiatives since 2010.  Between Summits, One Young World makes huge Read more about One Young World Coordinating Ambassador[…]

Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards

Image credit: Cartier Women Initiate OVERVIEW Since 2006, the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards has supported over a 181 female entrepreneurs worldwide. Each year, 18 finalists representing 6 regions (Latin America, North America, Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East & North Africa, Asia-Pacific) are selected during the first round of the competition. These finalists are invited to Read more about Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards[…]

World Bank Young Professionals Program (YPP)

Image credit: World Bank   OVERVIEW The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group. It is a unique opportunity for younger talent who have both a passion for international development and the leadership potential to grow in fascinating top technical and managerial roles in the Read more about World Bank Young Professionals Program (YPP)[…]

Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017

Image credit: Unilever OVERVIEW The Univeliever Young Entrepreneurs Awards is about supporting and celebrating inspirational young people from across the world with existing initiatives, products or services that are tackling some some of the planets greatest issues. The Awards is looking for innovative and scalable technologies or initiatives that are contributing the following categories Farms Read more about Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017[…]

Young Emerging Leaders 2017 Summer Youth Assembly

Image credit: United Nations  OVERVIEW The 20th session of the Youth Assembly at the United Nations presents both an opportunity and challenge to stimulate and ensure youth engagement and participation in achieving an inclusive and sustainable future where no one is left behind. Guided by the overarching principle of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Read more about Young Emerging Leaders 2017 Summer Youth Assembly[…]

Commonwealth Women’s Mentorship Scheme – 2017

– APPLICATIONS HAVE CLOSED – Image credit: Commonwealth OVERVIEW The Commonwealth Women’s Mentorship Scheme will match aspirational young women with experienced professionals in their fields. The scheme will begin with a six-month pilot in the Caribbean and the Americas, but will include a small number of mentees from Africa, Europe, Australia and the Pacific. It Read more about Commonwealth Women’s Mentorship Scheme – 2017[…]

Google Code Jam 2017 – Programming Competition

– APPLICATIONS HAVE CLOSED – Image credit: Google   OVERVIEW Code Jam calls on programmers around the world to put their skills to the test by solving multiple rounds of algorithmic puzzles. The online rounds conclude in the World Finals, which rotates globally. In addition to being challenging and fun, Code Jam problems can help Read more about Google Code Jam 2017 – Programming Competition[…]

McKinsey & Company – Next Generation Women Leaders Award 2017

 – APPLICATIONS CLOSED –   OVERVIEW McKinsey & Company are inviting female students and experienced professionals across Europe, the Middle East and Africa to apply for the McKinsey & Company Next Generation Women Leaders Award 2017. McKinsey passionately believes in developing outstanding female leaders. They have also published numerous acclaimed pieces that demonstrate the importance Read more about McKinsey & Company – Next Generation Women Leaders Award 2017[…]

The Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program

– APPLICATIONS CLOSED –   OVERVIEW The Program is open to people from developing countries  with relevant professional experience and a history of supporting their countries’ development efforts who are applying to a master degree program in a development-related topic. The Program offers scholarships for over 200 programs  spanning a wide array of development topics Read more about The Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program[…]