The BRIDGE helps B2R Scholars and other globally educated students launch their careers in Africa by identifying their vocational callings, arranging summer internships, finding jobs and networking with employers in Africa.

IDENTIFY

vocational callings through career counseling & personal assessments

CONNECT

with summer internships and full-time employment opportunities

BUILD

strong relationships with employers across every industry sector

INTERNSHIPS

Bridge2Rwanda encourages and enables every Scholar to return to Africa during summer breaks to participate in our summer internship program. These trips home allow students to reconnect with their friends, family, and country, and gain the practical job experience necessary to launch their career in Africa when they graduate.

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Summer internships
arranged each year
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Relationships with top
employers in Rwanda
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Networking events
arranged each year

JOB PLACEMENT

The BRIDGE helps B2R Scholars and other globally educated students find permanent job opportunities in Africa when they graduate and return home.

Career Advisors work with an extensive network of Rwanda's top employers across all industry sectors, including local, international, non-profit and government organizations.

THE BRIDGE HAS PLACED B2R SCHOLARS & OTHER GLOBALLY
EDUCATED STUDENTS IN THE FOLLOWING INDUSTRY SECTORS:

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Of B2R Scholars have already returned to launch their careers in Africa

To date, 53 out of the 84 B2R Scholars who have graduated from universities abroad have returned to Rwanda to launch their careers, compared to the typical African repatriation rate of 10-15%.

EMPLOYERS

B2R has strong working relationships with an extensive network of Rwandan employers who value globally educated university graduates. These employers provide B2R Scholars and other globally educated students with summer internships and full-time jobs across several industry sectors.

EXPERIENCE
THE B2R
DIFFERENCE