At Kaya, we promote sustainable social, environmental and economic development, empower communities, and cultivate educated, compassionate global citizens. Based in 30+ countries across Asia, Africa and the Americas, we offer ethical, well-supported programs of various lengths with rolling start dates. Programming options include virtual and in-person internships, volunteer placements, study abroad programs and gap years.
Kaya's programs do have fees associated with them, all of which are listed on our website. In-person placement fees include accommodations, meals, etc.; for virtual internships, added benefits include cultural components like weekly Cultural Workshops, Buddy Chats and more!
We connect students to internships in the following academic areas:
Animal Sciences and Wildlife - including Vet, Pre-Vet, Animal Studies and Conservation, Marine Science and Ecology/Zoology.
Business, Media and Communications - including Management and Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Social Media, Public Relations and Finance.
Computer Sciences and Information Technology (IT) and Communication - including Computer Literacy, Marketing and Social Media, and Graphic Design.
Creative Arts - including Architecture, Filming, Photography, Performing Arts, Fashion Designs and Management as well as Graphic Design.
Education - including Adult Education, Early Childhood Education, Primary and Secondary Education, Special Needs, and Sports Coaching.
Engineering - including Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and General Engineering and Building.
Environmental Sciences & Conservation - including Marine Conservation, Wildlife Conservation and Environmental Conservation.
Health and Well-Being - including Public Health, Health Awareness, Health Education, General Medicine Clinic-Based or Hospital-Based, Nursing, Midwifery and Women’s Health, Therapy, Nutrition, Dentistry, Pharmacy, and Speech Pathology.
International Development and Sustainability - including International Studies, International Development, Economics and Sustainability.
Kinesiology, Physical Therapy, and Sports Development - including Sports Coaching and Athletic Training.
Social and Behavioral Sciences and Culture - including Social Work, Social Justice and Human Rights, Gender Studies, and LGBTQ Issues.
Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security - including Agriculture, Permaculture, Agroforestry and Agrotourism.