Internship Program

The Internship Program at the Asfari Institute for Civil Society and Citizenship aims to develop the skills of students, fresh graduates, and young professionals in the field of gender and civil society. The intern will be an essential part of the Asfari team and they will assist the team to deliver various tasks depending on the requirements of each project.


Current undergraduate students or fresh graduates of less than two years. Proficiency in English and/or Arabic is required.


3-6 months depending on the performance and availability of the intern.


The internship is mostly remote, with a preference for those residing in Lebanon.


Kindly note that this is an unpaid internship. However, the Asfari Institute will provide interns with a certificate by the end of the internship.

How to apply

Candidates should provide their Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter according to the following dates:

  • Spring internship: December 27 – January 10
  • Summer internship: March 27 – April 10
  • Fall internship: July 27 – August 10

Please note that due to the high number of applications, the Asfari Institute does not accept unsolicited applications. For any inquiries, please contact the Program Coordinator Montaha Nattah (

Asfari Institute for Civil Society and Citizenship

American University of Beirut


PO Box 11-0236

Riad El Solh, ​1107 2020
Beirut, Lebanon

Tel: +961-1-350000 EXT. 4469


The Debs Center, 3 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, 8th floor
New York, NY 10017-2303, USA

Tel: 1-212-583-7600