Employment

The Yale Young African Scholars Program (YYAS) offers a variety of employment opportunities. We are looking for people who are passionate about teaching, mentoring, and inspiring secondary school (i.e. high school) students from diverse backgrounds, and are willing to work collaboratively to create a successful and memorable program. 

Please continue to check this page for updates, as we plan to post available summer hiring opportunities in the coming months.

For questions related to employment, email us at african.scholars@yale.edu

Mentorship Positions: OPEN

YYAS offers mentorship positions which are conducted on a volunteer basis entirely online during the academic year, and are open to anyone familiar with the U.S. university application process. Volunteers will be tasked with working with a group of YYAS alumni and are expected to communicate with them at least once a month on various aspects of university readiness. You must have completed at least one year of university in order to be a YYAS mentor. The 2020-2021 application is due on 16 October, 2020 at 11:59pm EST. 

Mentor Prospectus

Mentor Application