The Ahel Summer Internship Program is an exceptional opportunity for university students interested in community and collective action and seeking to enrich their academic and professional journeys. This versatile program offers an immersive experience with the Ahel team, empowering interns to explore the transformative approach of community organizing alongside the inspirational male and female leaders spearheading change across the Arab world.
Ahel is committed to empowering individuals and communities to lead collective action and drive meaningful progress toward justice and human rights. We work with people and partner organizations in different countries to help achieve that goal. We also take aspiring leaders through deep and unique learning journeys that support adopting community organizing practices as tools to enable work on the ground and effect change in their causes.
During their internship, interns will be exposed to practical, hands-on experience, contributing to Ahel’s vision and values of empowering people to harness their power and drive change.
If you are a passionate and ambitious university student who believes in your abilities and is eager to develop them, then joining Ahel’s internship program is an opportunity that you cannot miss.
Our team is excited to welcome undergraduate students currently enrolled in humanities, arts, and political and social sciences programs,in their second year or beyond. We are open to considering applications from candidates with diverse educational backgrounds – students from different majors are welcome to apply– provided they share our passion for social change.
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Timeframe and Duration:
The Summer 2023 program will run in two rounds, each lasting one month, during which the interns will work with the Ahel team and gain practical experience in different areas based on the candidate’s strength and interest, for example, program implementation and design, events planning and implementation, research for projects and programs, communications and content development, etc. as well as practical know-how of organizing and leadership.
The program rounds dates are as follows:
– May 28 – June 27, 2023
– July 16 – August 12, 2023
The program will take place at the Ahel office located in the heart of Amman, Jordan – Al Weibdeh Area.
To be considered for the Ahel Internship Program, applications must be submitted no later than April 16, 2023.
Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to learn, grow, and make a difference!
If you are interested in joining our program and would like to apply, please fill out the application form here. (application is in Arabic)
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted on April 20, 2023.