Project Code: EDUSA-BLR-6

EducationUSA Belarus Virtual Intern

Project Title EducationUSA Belarus Virtual Intern
Project Summary Help Belarusian high school students and potential applicants to U.S. colleges and universities develop their English writing and comprehension, college essay and college application skills through a series of webinars, consultations and individual assignments review.
Country Belarus
Country/Region of Focus Belarus
Agency EducationUSA
DoS Office N/A
Section EducationUSA
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

EducationUSA Belarus team is looking for a person interested to know more about Belarus, practice peer to peer advising, develop cross-cultural communication, presentation, editing and assessment as well as leadership skills. Working alongside with EducationUSA Belarus advisers you will get an opportunity to be a mentor for 20-30 Belarusian high school students, help them practice English speaking and writing skills and inspire them to choose U.S. colleges as their higher education destinations.

You will be expected to:
- Facilitate a monthly book/article or video discussion;
- Conduct a monthly session on college culture or topic related to studying in the U.S. (held between 4PM and 7PM UTC+3 time);
- Review 1 monthly individual assignment for 20-30 students, such as personal essay or academic writing task;
- Work closely with EducationUSA mentor.

Interns will get access to virtual advising tools used by the center and be featured on EdUSA Belarus Youtube channel.

Required Skills or Interests
Analytical writing
Editing and proofreading
Educational design
Additional Information

Feel free to contact us at EducationUSA Belarus is working actively with the virtual outreach projects and is open to customize internship based on your expertise and interests.