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Project Associate

Unpaid InternshipSponsorship available

8 months ago

Description

The Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) seeks interns to work on programs to support healthier entrepreneurial ecosystems around the world in more than 180 countries.

Interns will have the opportunity to learn about every facet of the GEN organization and work with staff members located around the world. Examples of past projects conducted by interns include:

  • Researching startup ecosystems and environments for entrepreneurs in select countries
  • Event management support for GEN’s Flagship programs and other events
  • Supporting operations for the Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC); interfacing with entrepreneurship ecosystem builders around the world
  • Aiding in outreach and community building for GEW / EWC Communications and social media support for GEN and its programs
  • Preparing and supporting teams on the ground for their EWC national competitions.
  • Collecting information and competition results
  • Helping increase awareness and reach of the GEN brand


Number of positions available

3

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current college student or recent graduate with strong academic record
  • Passionate about entrepreneurship
  • Strong writing skills and attention to detail
  • Independent worker, effective communicator
  • Strong cultural and interpersonal skills for working with international team members


About Global Entrepreneurship Network

The Global Entrepreneurship Network is a non-profit organization operating programs in 200 countries aimed at making it easier for anyone, anywhere to start and scale a business. By fostering deeper cross-border collaboration and initiatives between entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, policymakers and entrepreneurial support organizations, GEN fuels healthier start and scale ecosystems that create more jobs, provide education, accelerate innovation and strengthen economic growth. GEN’s comprehensive global footprint of national operations and global verticals in policy, research and programs ensures members have uncommon access to the most relevant knowledge, networks, communities and programs relative to size of economy, maturity of ecosystem, language, culture, geography and more.
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Skills you'll need for this internship

    interpersonal abilities
    community outreach
    international development
    international relations

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What happens after you send in your application?

Global Entrepreneurship Network has not provided an expected interview date. If Global Entrepreneurship Network chooses not to move forward with your application, they will notify you.

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