Call for Applications, The Arab Program for Sustainable Energy Youth™ (APSEY)

The Arab Program for Sustainable Energy Youth™ (APSEY) is a regional sustainable energy internship program which targets young professionals and post graduate students of engineering, economy, and law fields from the Arab region.

The program aims to boost technical and operational capacities of the region’s young talents interested in renewable energy and energy efficiency fields. The program recruits 12 interns every year on two rounds for a hands-on experience in the center’s research and analysis, policy briefs, technical assistance, and other related activities. The opportunity covers full travel and accommodation expenses in Cairo in addition to a monthly salary.

Intern Benefits

  • Learn and develop sustainable energy knowledge and skills
  • Work closely with leading technical experts from the region
  • Acquire essential skills needed for future sustainable energy job markets
  • Have access to various technical and administrative workshops and training
  • Interact with diversified cultures and experiences

Who Should Apply?

  • Young professionals of energy, power, economics, political science and post graduate students
  • Academic researchers focusing on MENA region sustainable energy markets
  • Young entrepreneurs interested in sustainable energy investments and manufacturing

To date, around 60 youth from RCREEE member states have successfully completed the internship program. Following their intense six-month internships, program graduates usually go on to occupy prominent and influential positions in the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency fields.

APSEY is co-financed by OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID)

APSEY calls for candidates twice every year – in January and July.

Interested candidates may visit program website or email Yasmeen Oraby on