Call for Internship Proposals-WISE

Call for Internship Proposals-WISE

 Posted on Dec 13, 2018

Work Internship & Student Experience (WISE) Program 2019-Call for Internship Proposals

Deadline extended until 20 December 2018

From creating science communications and story maps in the Red Sea Research Center, to providing technical support to end users in the IT Department, WISE interns gain an incredible experience each summer, working with our world class teams. 

WISE is a four-week community-based internship program for children of KAUST residents, with applications open to TKS students who will be in Grades 11 or 12 during the 2019-2020 academic year and student dependents who are enrolling, studying or completing their studies at university/college (age 25 and under).  Last year, 73 students successfully completed internships comprising of on the job training, mentorship and a learning program geared to helping them identify and apply their strengths and talents. 

Departments are invited to submit their proposals to provide internship positions for the WISE Program that will run this comming summer from July 14 to August 8, 2019.  The deadline for proposal has been extended to 20 December. 

Read more about WISE here (FAQs and key dates) and hear from some of the 2018 WISE interns here through a video they produced during last year's program.  Please email with your queries. 


Chris Sealey

Vice President, Community Life 

Call for Internship Proposals-WISE