Sponsors for Educational Opportunity – Vietnam (SEO-Vietnam) is pleased to announce the 2012 Internship program. Through the program, students will be able to apply for full-time summer internships at one of our partner organizations. The deadline to complete and submit your application is 11:59 PM (GMT+7), January 6th, 2012. Late applicants will be placed on a waiting list and considered on a case-by-case basis. As the number of internships is limited, we strongly recommend all interested candidates to submit your applications on time in order to receive priority in the selection process.
For the past three years, we have successfully organized summer internship programs to connect high-achieving students with leading businesses and non-profit organizations in Vietnam. Our program offers not only internship placements but also training courses, seminar series and mentorship from industry experts. Furthermore, students will actively engage in community services through various leadership or volunteer activities at local organizations.
Past employers and partners with SEO-Vietnam include, but are not limited to:
· Ho Chi Minh City Securities Corporation (HSC)
· Horizon Capital Group
· IDG Ventures Vietnam
· LIN Center for Community Development
· PriceWaterhouseCoopers
· Standard Chartered Bank
· Skunkworks
· Thien Viet Securities
· Viet Capital
· Viet Thai International JSC
· Vietnam Investments Group
· VinaCapital
· VISA, Inc.
· Yola Institute
Some of the guest speakers for 2011 program’s seminar series include:
· Mr. Henry Nguyen, Managing Partner, IDG Ventures Vietnam

· Mr. Pete Vo, Managing Director, Vietnam Investments Group

· Mr. Bryan Pelz, Founder of Skunkworks, Co-founder of VinaGame

· Mr. Khoa Pham, CEO & Co-founder of Yola Institute

Our summer program runs for 8 to 10 weeks, from June through August. The program targets rising juniors and seniors in undergraduate college institutions as well as graduate students from both overseas and within the country with the following desired attributes:
· Demonstrated leadership

· Commitment to community services

· Voracious appetite for learning

· Excellent academic performance

Application for the program will be available on our website http://www.seo-vietnam.org
SEO-Vietnam Internship summer 2012 video clip: http://seo-vietnam.org/web/en/informercial
We advise that you consult our “Frequently Asked Questions” before starting your application. For question or inquiry, please contact us at: info@seo-vietnam.org or admin@seo-vietnam.org.
Thank you and we look forward to receiving your applications!