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The American Business Internship Program "Regional Economic Development"

Internship term in the USA: from September 22 to October 13, 2018.
Pay attention! Application forms for participation in the Internship Program are accepted by the end of the day on June 29, 2018.
To participate in the internship program are invited:
Trade associations, professional associations, associations of young professionals, associations of small and medium business, entrepreneurs;
Representatives of city, regional and governmental organizations, focused on the economic development of the region, city, district;
Representatives of universities / colleges that prepare students for work in the local labor market;
Representatives of ethnic associations and associations of national minorities, human rights organizations.
Requirements for candidates:
• Experience in management of small and medium-sized businesses;
• Position with a significant level of responsibility;
• Knowledge of English is optional.
The US Department of Commerce will conduct the review and selection of candidates for participation in the Program. The final decision on the composition of the participants is accepted by the SIBIT Program in Washington.
The internship is funded by the US Department of Commerce: The SABIT program covers the costs associated with the flight from Kyiv to the USA and back; accommodation, study program; interpreter services during working hours; honey. emergency insurance and $ 400 for unexpected expenses for the entire period of probation.
The purpose of the program is the exchange of information and the establishment of business contacts in the field of regional economic development, familiarization with the economic development process in different regions of the United States.
Approximate internship program: A grouped three-week internship will start with theoretical business lessons, which will continue with practical and theoretical studies, visits to American companies, associations, government organizations.
Documents for the competition:
The profile of the photograph is filled in Russian and English;
Copy of the first page of the passport (with personal data);
Letter recommendation (in Russian and English).
All documents should be sent by e-mail exclusively to the address:, preferably one file in .pdf format to the specified date.
If your file size exceeds 7Mb, you can place documents on one of the following file exchanges:;;
For more information on the Program, the terms of participation, the Sample Application Form, the Instructions for completing the Questionnaire can be found in Appendix 1.
A copy of the Questionnaire (Annex 1) is placed on the official website of the RSAA, in the section "RGDA", subsection "Documents", paragraph 12, by hyperlink:
The completed questionnaires, executed exclusively in accordance with the requirements of the Instruction on their filling, which is contained in the Questionnaire, to send on the specified coordinates.
All additional questions regarding the Program, documents, participation requirements, etc. - are directed to the coordinator of the program SABIT at the United States Embassy in Kyiv Natalia Shkneeva, coordinates:
Tel. + 38 044 521 5222
Mobile: + 38 063 298 8267
Fax: +38 044 521 5430.


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