The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is pleased to announce itsDemocracy and Governance Internship Program for Ghanaian university students.The main objective of this is to offer opportunities for three promising undergraduate and post-graduate students to develop an interest and skills in research, analysis and advocacy in Ghanaian/African democratic development and good governance in our Tamale and Accra offices.
Eligibility: Prospective level 300 and 400 undergraduate and post-graduate students majoring in social sciences, humanities and law in any Ghanaian university.
Duration: A maximum period of ten (10) weeks (June 1 to July 31).
Awards:A monthly stipend of Five Hundred (GH¢500) Ghana Cedis.
Application Procedure: Write to the Head of Programs, with a CV stating at least your program of study, level, most
recent Grade Point Average (GPA) and any research experience you have. Indicate your interest in issues of Ghanaian/African economic or democratic development or good governance. Applications must be accompanied by a word-processed essay presenting your views on the topic: “How should the dispute over ‘religious prayer’ in public basic schools be resolved in a manner appropriate to Ghana’s constitutional democracy?” Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.
Application Deadline: Applications must reach the Center by April 16, 2015, through direct posting, e-mail or hand delivery. Envelopes must be clearly marked: Democracy and Governance Internship Placement.
Office Location:No. 95 Nortei Ababio Loop, North Airport Residential Area,Accra
Direct Posting to: The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) P.O. Box LG 404, Legon-Accra.