Frequently Asked Questions
What is the AYF Internship in Artsakh?
The AYF Internship in Artsakh is a six-week program intended to give diasporans the opportunity to stay in Artsakh for a summer and experience the land in a new way.
Who is eligible to participate?
All people between the age of 18 to 30 are eligible to participate.
Can I participate if I don’t speak Armenian?
Where will I be staying?
Interns will be staying with a host family.
How will my internship placement be chosen? What if I’m unhappy with my placement?
The committee, along with the committee in Artsakh, reviews applications and tries to determine what would be a good fit for the applicant based on their goals and past experiences. Then, the committee matches the intern to a location or to multiple locations.
Will there be touring?
There will be touring around Artsakh. At the three week mark, interns will return to Armenia.
Can I visit family in Armenia during my time in Artsakh?
We would like participants to spend the maximum six weeks with the internship program and encourage those who would like to do extra touring to extend their stay.
I am not available the full six weeks. What are my options?
Our mission is to make Artsakh a more easily accessible location. Please apply and we will talk about what is right for you.