Isenberg Global Citizens Southern Africa
Internship and Service Trip
Join the Isenberg in Southern Africa: International Internship Service Leadership Program, run over two weeks in May that allows students to gain skills in leadership, consulting, fundraising, and teaching. The program also provides 30 service hours towards the Isenberg Global Citizens Award.
Enjoy a Rich Cultural Experience
Meet local South African communities and make a positive contribution by donating computers, teaching computer skills and volunteering at local orphanages.
The International Internship in Service Leadership allows students to gain invaluable experience in project management, consulting, decision-making, problem solving, and fundraising, while developing intercultural competence and leadership skills in a real-world context. The internship is available to all students UMass Amherst regardless of major.
As part of the internship Global Citizens aim to bring technology to classrooms and help support welfare and sustainability in their communities. They are looking for donations of computers and funds to support these initiatives.