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What is Yuva for Sewa?
Yuva for Sewa is a summer internship offered by Sewa International USA that focuses on service projects in India and Caribbean countries. It is an opportunity for young adults to contribute their time to a larger movement of serving humanity.
- have graduated high school or be at least 18 years old at the start of the internship
- be able to participate in the full ten-week internship program
- be currently residing in US or Canada and
- possess strong enthusiasm to make a difference.
In 2015 Yuva for Sewa internship projects are located in the city Bangalore, Karnataka – India. The summer internship will start Monday June 9th and end on Friday August 15th 2015*(Flexible for students whose finals are conflictin with our start date). All interns will be required to arrive in Bangalore by Sunday June 8th 2015 where the one week orientation program will be conducted. Orientation will include general training about projects and basic cultural information for interns. After orientation, interns will focus on specific projects and spend the duration of their internship with other volunteers working on the same project. For detailed project descriptions, please visit: http://sewausa.org/projects
Housing, Travel and Safety
Our partner NGO will assist fellows and interns secure suitable housing near their placement. As fellows and interns arrive in Bangalore, our partner NGO member will meet them at the airport and help them adjust to a new culture. Sewa encourages applicants to be cognizant of the inherent risks of traveling and living in a different country. Click here for simialar FAQ.
Interested applicants should submit an online application form by April 15th, 2015. Selected applicants will be invited to a phone interview followed by an in-person interview. Successfull applicants will be notified by email or phone. Only upon accepting the internship offer, applicants will be required to submit a $450 administration and application fee.
Please email all questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
For details of past Yuva for Sewa Interns from 2007 to 2014, click HERE
For latest videos, click HERE
For project details, click HERE