Opportunities

Each month, IDIN shares dozens of opportunities with its Network members, students, and other interested individuals, many of which you can find posted here.

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Calling all MIT students: are you an aspiring innovator or social entrepreneur? Are you interested in receiving funding and mentorship opportunities to gain important hands-on experience in developing an innovation? Consider applying for the Sandbox Innovation Fund program, an initiative of MIT that seeks to foster innovation and innovators on campus. 

Learn more and apply here!

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Are you a student that is looking to apply theories about development and entrepreneurship beyond the classroom? Are you interested in working with reputable organizations that push you to think critically about how development and entrepreneurship can truly reflect community needs?

IDIN Network Partner 85°E is now offering a new study-abroad program in Nepal that tailors a student’s experiences based on their learning goals. As part of this program, students will be matched to a Nepal-based organization and provided with housing and academic support throughout their time in Nepal.

Learn more about the program here! 

Apply for the 85° East Study Abroad Program here.

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Global Minimum (GMin) is a young and growing NGO that runs innovative learning programs that promote civic engagement, strengthen STEM literacies, and develop entrepreneurship skills in Kenya, Sierra Leaone, and South Africa.  GMin is looking for a new Executive Director to work closely with the board and lead Gmin in expanding its mission and further streamlining and scaling up their youth learning programs.

This is an exciting opportunity for engineers and development practioners who are passionate about design education and youth empowerment!

Interested in finding out more about the Executive Director position? Learn more about the position and apply here.

 
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Smart Liberia is looking for a program manager and teaching fellows to help build and run a coding program for young and aspiring developers in Monrovia, Liberia. The program, Changemakers Village, will be a physical space where young people in Liberia will learn how to solve the country's most pressing challenges. The space will focus on technology, entrepreneurship, and education advancement. 

Learn more and apply now at smartliberia.org. 

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