Interns spend 8-9 weeks living and working in a village in rural Iganga District, Uganda, gaining experience in public health, community education, and international development. Interns work in diverse teams composed of Ugandan and non-Ugandan team members. Interns will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities in several focus areas, including water, sanitation, HIV/AIDS, nutrition, malaria, and reproductive health.Learn more about our internship program here: http://www.ugandavillageproject.org/get-involved/summer-internships/Internship Program DatesTeam Leaders: June 14, 2020 – August 16, 2020 (9 weeks)All Interns: June 17, 2020 – August 16, 2020 (8.5 weeks)All arrival flights must land in Entebbe by noon on the above day of arrivalInternship Fundraising RequirementOnce accepted, all interns are required to fundraise $2,250 USD ($2,000 USD for early applicants) for UVP, in addition to a deposit of $500 USD. The deposit is refundable upon successful completion of the program. This sum includes a donation towards UVP's programs in Uganda as well as pick-up and drop-off at Entebbe Airport, orientation costs, room and board, in-country transportation, food, and Uganda-based staffing costs. All interns are required to individually purchase airfare to and from Entebbe Airport in Uganda.Diversity and Inclusion Program DiscountUVP is committed to recruiting a diverse intern cohort and offers a special discount to applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations. Learn more here, and please note the application due dates below:http://www.ugandavillageproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Diversity-Inclusion-Discount-Program.pdfApplication DeadlineThe application is open from 1 October- 1 February every year, but applications are accepted on a rolling basis until filled. The early application deadline is 1 December every year. Applicants who wish to qualify for the early application discount must submit all application materials by 1 December. In order to apply, please complete the online application and update necessary documentation at http://bit.ly/SbEItX.