Applications are invited for the ongoing UNFPA Internship 2021/22 program as the application is on now. The inclusive UNFPA Internship Programme offers outstanding students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNFPA operations. You can apply for free after reading this article
The United Nations population fund internship program is designed to complement development-oriented studies with practical experience in various aspects of UNFPA work.
Applicants should have expressed interest in the field of development; ability to adapt to new environments and work with individuals from different cultural backgrounds. Interns work as part of agile teams that support and hold each other accountable. In addition, they will have supervisory support from an assigned UNFPA staff member. The background of the interns is matched with the needs of the organization.
Candidates for the internship program are selected competitively from the Internship Roster by teams looking to integrate an intern into their work. The profiles of the interns are matched with the needs of the organization.
Applicants to the UNFPA internship program must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements:
1) Be enrolled in a postgraduate degree program (such as a master’s program, or higher);
2) Be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree program (such as bachelor’s degree or equivalent);
3) Have recently graduated with a university degree (as defined in (1) and (2) above) and, if selected, must start the internship within one year of graduation;
4) Be enrolled in a postgraduate professional traineeship program and undertake the internship as part of this program.
5) Students must have written and spoken proficiency in English; fluency in another UN language is an asset.
How To Apply For UNFPA Internship 2021
To apply for the internship program, applicants should follow the instructions given below.
- Visit the UNFPA application page
- Read and navigate to the bottom of the page
- Click on “Apply Now”
- On the next page, tap on Apply Now again and you’ll be taken to a page where you have to create an account
- Enter the required details carefully to sign in and start your application for free.
UNFPA does not charge any application, processing, training, interviewing, testing, or other fees in connection with the application or recruitment process. Should you receive a solicitation for the payment of a fee, please disregard it.
Application Closing Date
The closing date for all applications is on the 31st Of December, 2021.
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