Radboud Centrum Sociale Wetenschappen

Postacademisch Onderwijs voor een Veerkrachtige Samenleving

Apply now for AMID Young Professional 2024!

AMID Young Professional

  • Are you an ambitious MA graduate, dedicated to countering urgent and complex global challenges?
  • Looking for a paid position as a junior at an organisation dedicated to positive change?
  • And do you want to become part of a blended international classroom?

Join AMID Young Professional! 

AMID Young Professional is an academic talent development programme at the Radboud University, transforming ambitious young professionals into the next generation of change agents working on the global goals. It gives you the opportunity to work at an organisation in the field of international sustainable development and attend the academic programme to build your knowledge, skills and attitude.

Application for the programme is open from September 15 to October 15, 17:00hrs 2023. Please note that the deadline for the early bird is September 29, 16hrs. You can apply via our online application form. Make sure to read all the requirements carefully before applying.

We are looking for:

  • dedicated and ambitious recently graduated young professionals at the start of their career
  • with a background in and/or affinity with international cooperation and sustainable development
  • who want to gain experience in the field and develop the right knowledge, skills and mindset 

What does the programme look like?

  • One year (February-February)
  • Four days (Mon-Thu) paid position at organisation in the field of international cooperation and sustainable development
  • One day (Fri) academic reflection and training
  • Diverse and international group: participants in the Netherlands, Kenya & neighbouring countries
  • Blended classroom: 75% online, 25% face-to-face
  • Focus on development of knowledge, skills and personal and professional development

All practical information on the application process, timeline and costs can be found here.

If you have any questions, we ask you to first consult the FAQ page. Specific questions can be addressed to amidcandidates@ru.nl

Please note, this application process is for positions at organisation in the Netherlands. If you are living outside of the Netherlands and interested in a position outside of the Netherlands, also please reach out at amidcandidates@ru.nl.