' We give you internship ! In return, You serve Lebanon ! '
LoYAC Lebanon’s first program was the summer program 2009. Students from public and private educational institutions were recruited and selected upon the following criteria: Written examination to assess their Arabic and a foreign language level and an interview. After the selection, students got the opportunity to do an internship for 6 weeks in well known companies and gain experience related to their academic specialization. In return they had to do a minimum of 15 hours of community service. This year 40 students from high schools and universities were enrolled in the program.
Al Mawarid Bank, Virgin Megastore, Bank Audi Lebanon, HSBC, AFDC Lebanon, MBC, Network Operations and Consultancy Center (NOCC), Man Enterprise, Aventis Lebanon, Beta Engineering Group, FedEx, PLUM.
Toufoula- Rafik Hariri University Hospital, Al Makassed Hospital, DPNA, Nahwa Al Muwatiniya and 2 LoYAC Committees.
Registration terms for Summer Program:
- Age between 16 - 25 years
- Minimum Average 12/20
- Good Command of two languages : Arabic and a foreign language (English or French)