Entry Requirements and Schedule

Eligibility

  • At least 20 years old
  • Currently enrolled in a course of study at a university or equivalent institution leading to a formal qualification (graduate or postgraduate)
  • Completed three years of full-time studies at a university or equivalent institution prior to commencing the assignment
  • Fluent in at least one of the working languages of the office of assignment
  • Not related to a staff member as a first-degree relative (for example: son/daughter, brother/sister)
  • Have not previously participated in WHO's internship programme

Application period

Spring internship

  • Period: 1 February to 30 April
  • Applications are accepted from 1 November to 20 December

Summer internship

  • Period: 1 June to 31 August
  • Applications are accepted from 1 March to 30 April

Winter internship

  • Period: 1 October to 20 December
  • Applications are accepted from 1 July to 30 August

Contact information

P.O. Box 2932
1000 Manila
Philippines
Telephone: (+63 2) 528 8001
Fax: (+63 2) 521 1036 or 526 0279