International Youth Internship Program (IYIP)
Jamaica | Application & selection process
Eligibility criteria & registration
MAY 2019 | Interviews
After receiving the applications, our team will do a preselection. If selected for that stage, you will be contacted via email to confirm your eligibility and interest. You will then be contacted for an interview in Quebec City or via Skype. You will be evaluated on the basis of the following criteria:
MAY/JUNE 2019 | Selection
The interview results will be emailed to you during the months of May or June.
If you pass the interview, we will send you an internship contract. You will have to sign it and return it to us. Once the contract is signed, your participation in the program is official.
JUNE/JULY 2019 | Pre-departure steps
You will receive several emails from our team to guide you through the pre-departure steps and organize the logistics of your departure.
AUGUST 2019 | Pre-departure meeting in Quebec City (beginning of August 2019)
In order to prepare you for your internship assignment, an eight-day pre-departure meeting is organized in Quebec City with all selected interns. This meeting will address the following topics:
Essential information will be given during this meeting and attendance is mandatory to participate in the program.
MID-AUGUST 2019 | Scheduled departures
The moment has finally come! You will be completing a six-month internship in Jamaica!